Community Nutrition Resources: What is Available for the Discharged Patient?

Sep 26, 2018 04:00pm -
Sep 26, 2018 05:00pm
(GMT-5)

Event Description

Malnutrition Awareness Week

Community Nutrition Resources: What is Available for the Discharged Patient?
September 26, 2018
4:00 - 5:00 PM ET (Eastern Time)

 

Description
This year's Malnutrition Awareness Week will be focused on the nutrition screening process and diagnosing malnutrition within specialty populations. The programs will also address continued treatment of malnourished individuals after discharge. 

 

This webinar will address the continuum of malnutrition from the hospital to the home and highlight available community nutrition resources to aid in combating community malnutrition.

 

Learning Objectives
    1. Explain how addressing malnutrition in the community setting can reduce hospital readmission rates
    2. List nutrition resources which are available for the malnourished patient after discharge from the hospital
    3. Highlight programs aimed to reduce or prevent malnutrition and improve outcomes

 

Faculty & Topics
Meeting the Nutrition Needs of Seniors Transitioning Along the Clinical to Community Continuum of Care
Ucheoma O. Akobundu, PhD, RD, Senior Director, Nutrition Strategy and Impact; Director, National Resource Center on Nutrition and Aging; Meals on Wheels America, Arlington, VA

 

MANNA's Food is Medicine Model: Medically Tailored Meals and Nutrition Support to Address Acute Nutritional Risk in the Community
Nicole Laverty, RD, LDN, Director of Nutrition & Client Services, MANNA, Philadelphia, PA

 

ProMedica Food Clinic: Addressing Hunger as a Health Issue
Chloe Plummer, MD, RD, LD, Registered Dietitian, ProMedica Food Clinic, ProMedica, Toledo, OH

 

Moderator
Rose Ann DiMaria-Ghalili, PhD, RN, CNSC, FASPEN, FAAN, Associate Professor of Nursing, Doctoral Nursing Department, Nutrition Science Department, CNHP, Rydal, PA

 

CE Credit: 1 hour
Level: Intermediate
UAN: JA0002345-0000-18-082-L04-P

 

This program is supported in part by Abbott
 

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Event Type:Webinar
Category:Webinar
Early registration ends on Sep 22, 2018.
Regular registration starts on Sep 23, 2018 and ends on Sep 24, 2018.
Late registration starts on Sep 25, 2018.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

 

Registration Fees
Fee TypeEarlyRegularLate
 Chapter Registration
Member Fee: $0.00$0.00$0.00
Non-Member Fee: $49.00$59.00$59.00
 Individual Registration
Member Fee: $0.00$0.00$0.00
Non-Member Fee: $19.00$29.00$29.00
 Site Registration
Member Fee: $0.00$0.00$0.00
Non-Member Fee: $69.00$79.00$79.00