Pain Assessment App for children
The International Children’s Palliative Care Network (ICPCN) has developed an app that helps assess and record acute and chronic pain in children.
The need to assess pain in children
- Immediate accessibility – it is a ‘pain scale in your pocket’.
- The app is universally relevant to children of all races and cultures.
- It provides an intuitive, child friendly and interactive pain scale.
- The App tracks and measures the child’s pain type and levels over an extended period of time.
How can you access the ICPCN Pain Assessment Tool App?
The ICPCN Pain Assessment Tool App is free to download from the Apple iStore and Google Play Store. Open the relevant store on your phone / tablet and type in ‘ICPCN Pain Assessment Tool’. Download and start using the app.