Supporting Family Caregivers: No Longer Home Alone: How to Assess Pain

Published on:October 01, 2022

This video is part of a series, Supporting Family Caregivers: No Longer Home Alone, published in collaboration with the AARP Public Policy Institute.

In this video, you’ll learn how family caregivers can recognize and assess pain, document pain and responses to treatment, and communicate with health care providers about their family member’s pain. Practical tools and tips to collect information that is important for treatment decisions are included, including the impact of pain on function and quality of life, as well as the effectiveness of treatment.