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Enteral Access Management–A Refresher Course on Enteral Access Devices

Jan 24 | 10:30AM - 12:30PM

Enteral Access Management–A Refresher Course on Enteral Access Devices

DESCRIPTION

Identifying the various enteral access devices available and providing the appropriate care is crucial in minimizing enteral access complications such as misconnections, dislodgments, injury, or death among enteral nutrition supported patients. This session provides hands-on experience and direct interaction with ASPEN nurses and pharmacy experts on new trends, ENFit updates, management, medication administration, recognition and prevention of complications related to enteral nutrition access devices for adults and children.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  1. Recognize and manage enteral access device complications in adults and children
  2. Describe methods of enteral nutrition access device placement and securement
  3. Discuss updates on issues related to ENFit
  4. Explain various methods of medication administration through enteral access devices

FACULTY & TOPICS

EN Cleaning Protocol Study
Ruba Abdelhadi, MD, CNSC

ENFit Updates
Peggi Guenter, PhD, RN, FAAN, FASPEN

ENFit Updates
Beth Lyman, RN, MSN, CNSC 

Adult Gastrostomy Tube Site Management
Debbie Johnson, MS, RN, CWON

Pediatric Gastrostomy Tube Site Management
Katina Rahe, BSN, RN, CPN

Nasogastric/Nasojejunostomy Placement and Securement
Patricia Worthington, MS, RN, CNSC 

Nasogastric/Nasojejunostomy Placement and Securement
Karen Gilbert, MSN, RN, NP, CNSC

Medication Administration Through Enteral Access Devices
Mark Klang, MS, RPh, BCNSP, PhD

Medication Administration Through Enteral Access Devices
Linda Lord, NP, CNSC, ACNP-BC

MODERATOR

Rosangela Coelho, BSN, RN

LEARNING LEVEL: Basic
UAN: 0216-0000-18-025-L04-P
CE CREDIT: 2 hours

Presented by the ASPEN Nutrition Support Nurses Section