Nutrition Support and Transition of Care Part 2: Nutrition Considerations When Transitioning from the Hospital Setting

May 26, 2021,  2:00 PM - 3:30 PM 

Event Type: Webinars

Part 2: Nutrition Considerations When Transitioning from the Hospital Setting

Date: May 26, 2021
Time: 2:00 – 3:30 PM ET

Transitioning complicated nutrition support patients from hospital to home involves coordination between multidisciplinary clinicians, patients, and caregivers. Prescribing a home regimen that is safe, effective, and practical is important to reduce the risk of complications and noncompliance.  This session will focus on best practice recommendations to ensure discharge nutrition support regimens are safe and optimized. Clinical and compliance considerations for both adult and pediatric nutrition support patients will be the focus of this webinar, the second in the series.   

Learning Objectives

  1. Describe safe and practical nutrition support regimens for home that support quality of life
  2. Detail strategies to reduce readmissions in adults and pediatric patients
  3. Identify effective caregiver education strategies to achieve successful and safe transition from hospital to home

Faculty and Topics

Transition of Care Considerations for Adult Patients
Bethany Sarosiek, RN, MSN, MPH, CNL, ERAS Program Lead, Enhanced Recovery After Surgery, University of Virginia Health, Charlottesville, VA

Transition of Care Considerations for Pediatric Patients 
Jessica Monczka, RD, CNSC, Regional Nutrition Manager, Restore+ Nutrition Program, Option Care Health, Denver, CO 

Sarah Cogle, PharmD, BCCCP, BCNSP, Assistant Clinical Professor, Pharmacy Practice Department, Auburn University Harrison School of Pharmacy, Auburn, AL

UAN: JA0002345-0000-21-092-L04-P
Level: Intermediate
CE Credits: 1.5 hours

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