Webinar - Patient Appropriateness for HPN, Developing a HPN Order, and Patient and Caregiver Education

October 28, 2020,  1:00 PM - 2:30 PM 

Event Type: Webinars

Long Term Home Parenteral Nutrition (HPN) Management Series

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.

Learning Objectives

  1. Evaluate those patients appropriate for home parenteral nutrition and be able to list three important factors to consider.
  2. Assess the parenteral nutrition inpatient order and appropriate adjustments to make for the home setting.
  3. 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 TrainerCoram 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
UAN: JA0002345-0000-20-090-L04-P
Level: Intermediate

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