Comfort Position Poster

  • Category:

    Pain Quality Improvement Initiatives, Pain Treatment - Non-pharmacologic.

  • Age Range:

    Age 01y-11y (Child).

  • Tags:

    Child Life, Comfort, IV, Nursing, Procedures, Vaccinations.

  • Type of Document:

    Education for Parents/Community, Education for Professionals, Treatment Guideline.

  • Type of Pain:


  • Author:

    Alberta Children’s Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, CA

Comfort positioning is a practice that allows children to sit up during procedures, receiving active support and comfort from their caregivers, increasing their feelings of control and decreasing their anxiety.