|Job Description:||The Comprehensive Pediatric Pain Fellowship is a 12-month collaborative program. The curriculum includes clinical rotations in Pediatric Chronic Pain, Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain, Palliative Care, Adult Chronic Pain, Pediatric Neurology & Psychology, Complex Abdominal Pain, and Pediatric Rheumatology. Additional experience is provided in aromatherapy, acupuncture, guided-imagery, and clinical hypnosis.
The CPS at NCH offers the full range of acute and chronic pain services. The acute pain service has an average daily census of 30 patients, while our regional anesthesia program provides 200 pediatric peripheral and neuraxial blocks per month, as well as a home infusion program.
The Chronic Pain Center incorporates a multi-disciplinary approach with a team of physicians, advance practice nurses, psychologists, physical therapists, social workers and complimentary medicine experts, in two pain clinic settings. The clinic sees approximately 3,000 pediatric patients per year.
Nationwide Childrenâs Hospital is a free-standing, tertiary care hospital. It is the largest not-for-profit pediatric health care network in the country. The Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine includes the division of Comprehensive Pain & Palliative (CPS) Services. The CPS includes Acute Pain, Regional Anesthesia, Chronic Pain, Integrative Medicine as well as Palliative Medicine.