Malnutrition: A Review of Current Evidence and Recommendations

March 31, 2021

Purpose

Mary Greeley Medical Center Grand Rounds is a multi-disciplinary clinical activity which serves to maintain, develop, or increase the knowledge, skills, and professional performance and relationships that a physician uses to provide services for patients, the public or the profession.

Target Audience

Physicians, Advance Practice Professionals, Nurses, Ancillary Staff, Medical Students (Rotating), Non-Medical Students (Rotating), and Healthcare Administrators.

Educational Need

Coding for malnutrition relies on accurate interdisciplinary documentation and practices in which there is often a gap.

Learning Objectives

  • Define malnutrition as Define malnutrition as it relates to clinical practice.
  • Understand the prevalence malnutrition
  • Learn about how RDs screen, identify, diagnose, treat, and monitor patients with malnutrition.
  • Identify interdisciplinary approaches to treatment.

Disclosures

Speaker(s)

  • The speaker(s) has no financial conflicts with commercial interest companies to disclose relevant to the content of this educational activity.

CME Committee

  • No member of the Mary Greeley Medical Center CME Committee who planned this activity has any financial relationship to disclose relating to the content. 

This program is supported by gifts to the Mary Greeley Medical Center Foundation from Mary Greeley Medical Center, McFarland Clinic, Availa Bank, and Green Hills Health Care Center. The content and selection of speaker(s) is the responsibility of the Mary Greeley Medical Center for Continuing Medical Education Committee and not the sponsors of this program.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AOA Category 1­B
Course opens: 
03/31/2021
Course expires: 
03/31/2021
Event starts: 
03/31/2021 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
03/31/2021 - 1:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Rating: 
0

Jolene Wolf, MPH, RD, LD, CDE
Diabetes Education, Mary Greeley Medical Center

Kelly Flater, MPPD, RD, LD
Diabetes Education, Mary Greeley Medical Center

Accreditation Statements

  • DO: Des Moines University (DMU) is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians. DMU designates this program for a maximum of 1.0 AOA Category 1-B credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician’s participation in this activity.

EDUCATIONAL GRANTS

No commercial interest company provided financial support for this continuing education activity.

DISCLOSURE

Everyone in a position to control the content of this educational activity will disclose to the CME provider and to attendees all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. The speaker(s) will disclose if any pharmaceuticals or medical procedures and devices discussed are investigational or unapproved for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Determination of educational content and the selection of speakers is the responsibility of the activity director. Firms providing financial support did not have input in these areas.

DISCLAIMER

The information provided at this activity is for continuing education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a healthcare provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient’s medical condition. The content of each presentation does not necessarily reflect the views of Des Moines University.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AOA Category 1­B

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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