Assessment and Treatment of Chronic Pain​

Target Audience: All Healthcare Providers

Learning Objectives:
  • Describe appropriate evaluation and treatment for chronic pain
  • Describe use of office-based tools for care improvement for chronic pain
  • Identify appropriate actions in response to aberrancy with opioid medications
Original Release: 8/11/2014
Termination Date: 8/11/2017


Jill Chaplin, MD

Method of Participation
Viewers participate in the learning process by viewing the video and presentation handout​ (PDF). Physicians must complete the entire educational activity before the termination date (see above). Non-physicians may view the course but are not eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Instead, non-physicians will earn a certificate of participation after successfully completing the course before its termination date.

To receive credit, physicians must complete the attached evaluation packet (PDF) and fax to Treena Bell at (541) 335-2310 or email

Combination of Media Used
This internet enduring material is a case-based, interactive presentation comprised mainly of video, text and images. A variety of media, including video clips, audio clips and Flash animation may be presented. Links to any necessary plugins are provided when necessary, but no plugins are required for general use of the CME website.


PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center is accredited by the Oregon Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center designates this enduring internet activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Faculty Disclosure
The Continuing Medical Education (CME) coordinator, CME chair, all CME Committee members and Jill Chaplin, MD, disclose that they have no relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest to the provider. The ACCME defines "relevant financial relationships" as financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months that create a conflict of interest. Any conflicts of interest will be posted.

General Information

Any computers running Windows, Mac OS, or Unix are supported.

Internet Connection
Your computer should be configured to access the internet. A high speed internet connection may be required to view some of the large multimedia files.

Internet Explorer 5.5 or higher is recommended. However, Internet Explorer 4.0 or Netscape 4.0 or newer versions will also work. JavaScript and cookies must be enabled.

Some of the multimedia resources in this course may require Apple Quicktime, RealMedia or a Flash player. You will be prompted to download the appropriate plugin when necessary, No plugins are required for general use of the CME website.

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