Long Term Nutrition Support Monitoring - Part Two
November 4, 2020
Time: 1:00 – 2:30 PM ET
This essential two-part series will discuss the long term monitoring of patients receiving parenteral nutrition (PN) from discharge to home. The first will cover discharge basics, assessing if a patient is appropriate for home parenteral nutrition and what education to provide to patient and caregivers. The second will focus on long term monitoring, including vitamin/mineral monitoring, biochemical monitoring, formula adjustments etc., preventing hospitalizations and tapering off therapy.
- Evaluate micronutrient needs and patient assessment and appropriate recommendations to TPN.
- Determine potential complications that may arise with PN management and when to make adjustments.
- Design a safe PN weaning plan when appropriate and resources to provide to patients.
Faculty and Topics:
Allison Hopkins, PharmD, BCNSP, CNSC, Pharmacist, Clinical Trainer, Coram CVS Specialty Infusion, Tucson, AZ
Nancy Screey, RD, LD, CNSC, Nutrition Support Clinician, Providence Veteran's Administration Medical Center, Providence, RI
Jane Hughes PharmD, BCNSP, BC-ADM, Clinical Pharmacist/Research Coordinator, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA
CE Credit: 1.5
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