Long Term Nutrition Support Monitoring - Part One
October 28, 2020
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. (Eastern Time)
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 those patients appropriate for home parenteral nutrition and be able to list three important factors to consider.
- Assess the parenteral nutrition inpatient order and appropriate adjustments to make for the home setting.
- Describe three important teaching points to cover to ensure safe administration of TPN in the home setting.
Nancy Sceery, RD, LD, CNSC, Nutrition Support Clinician, Providence Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Providence, RI
Allison Hopkins, Pharm.D., BCNSP, CNSC, Pharmacist, Clinical Trainer, Coram CVS Specialty Infusion, Tuczon, AZ
Katie Kelly MS, RD, CSO, CNSC, Clinical Dietitian III, Nutrition Department, Stanford Health Care, Stanford, CA
CE Credit: 1.5 hours
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Interested in additional resources for staff and students? Check out these publications in the ASPEN Store:
Parenteral Nutrition Handbook, Third Edition
ASPEN Fluids, Electrolytes, and Acid-Base Disorders Handbook, Second Edition
Outpatient Nutrition Care and Home Nutrition Support: Practical Guidelines for Assessment and Management
Nutrition Care of the Older Adult: A Handbook for Nutrition Throughout the Continuum of Care, 3rd Ed
The Art and Science of Patient Education for Health Literacy