As directed by ORS 409.560 and 409.565, the Pain Management Commission provides one (1) hour of Oregon specific training required for certain licensed health care professionals. Completion of the Pain Management Module directly below fulfills this requirement.
The module has been updated with current and new information.
The module is available in PDF and MS Word (.doc) versions to make it more accessible to users and persons with disabilities. Bookmarks are available within the PDF version and the MS Word version has an index to aid in navigating the module.
Please use MS Internet Explorer as your browser. Before beginning the module, please download the latest version of Adobe Reader if accessing the PDF version.
After you have read the module, you will be able to complete a survey and to print a certificate of completion. There is no test required for the module. Please save your printed certificate for your own records in case you are audited by your licensing board.
If you are unable to print the certificate, please email your full name, professional designation (MD, RN, DMD etc), license number and the date you completed the module to Kathy.M.Kirk@state.or.us. You will receive a return email with a PDF copy of your certificate.
You are required to complete six (6) additional continuing education hours in pain or palliative care. These CEUs must be approved with proper accreditation required by your licensing board. If you have questions regarding the additional 6 CEUs please contact your licensing board.