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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To provide registered professional nurses with information on assessing and managing the pain of patients who come from diverse cultures and speak different languages.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. explain the influence of various cultural factors on the perception and management of pain.
  2. plan appropriate, culturally sensitive interventions for communicating with patients in pain and for managing their pain.
Price: $24.95


  • ANCC 2.9 CH
  • DC - BON 2.9 CH
  • FL - BON 2.5 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia and Florida #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.
The ANCC's accreditation status of Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Department of Continuing Education refers only to its continuing nursing educational activities and does not imply Commission on Accreditation approval or endorsement of any commercial product.

Test Code: AJN0410B
Published: April 2010
Expires: 3/5/2021
Required Passing Score: 12/17 (70%)
Authors: Mary Curry Narayan MSN, RN, HHCNS-BC, CTN
Categories: Cultural Competence