The Chronic Pain Medicine NP/PA plans, directs and manages the clinical activities of the Outpatient Pain Management Service. The NP/PA works in conjunction with Pain Attendings to provide an advanced level of care to patients undergoing pain medicine therapies. Specialty care provided includes initial and follow-up assessments/evaluations, prescribing protocol medications/management modalities and ordering follow-up services. The NP/PA provides pain management education and leads policy and procedure development for this targeted population.Â The NP/PA monitors patient outcomes and initiates/participates in quality improvement activities. This role serves as a primary liaison for all disciplines and services interfacing with the Pain Center.