Parenteral Nutrition Safety Toolkit

Parenteral nutrition tools and resources for interdisciplinary clinicians.

A.S.P.E.N. envisions an environment in which every patient receives safe, efficacious, and high quality patient care. Our Society champions the best evidence-based practices that support parenteral nutrition therapy in varying age populations and disease-states. Approximately 350,000 patients during hospital stays in the U.S. receive parenteral nutrition (PN) and many more at home and in alternative care settings.1 These are the tools and resources you need to use to bring optimal PN therapy to your patients.

National Inpatient Sample (NIS) of the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP) from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ).

Adverse Event and Error Reporting ProgramProduct ShortagesEducational OpportunitiesMulti-Chamber PN: Standardized, Commercial Products Tools and ResourcesParenteral Nutrition Safety Consensus RecommedationsRelated Publications