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ASPEN 2018 Nutrition Science & Practice Conference

W40 - Addressing Malnutrition in the Acute Care Setting: Innovative Practices

Jan 24, 2018 4:15pm ‐ Jan 24, 2018 5:45pm

Credits: None available.

Standard: $39.00
Members: $19.00



  • Identify the role and benefit of a malnutrition “champion” in addressing best care nutrition practices
  • Describe procedures and processes for improved malnutrition documentation and coding
  • Outline the importance and benefit in implementing a malnutrition quality improvement program

    Dietitian CE Credit Only: 

    This program is approved for RDs, RDNs and DTRs under Activity Type 175 in accordance with CDR guidelines. RDs and RDNs may claim up to 30 CPEUs under this CPE Activity Type in a recertification cycle; DTRs may claim up to 20 CPEUS. For additional information, please click here.

    The CE credit for this activity expires January 17, 2021.  All CE credit must be claimed by this date. 

    Goal and Target Audience:

    The ASPEN Nutrition Science & Practice Conference is designed for dietitians, nurses, physicians, pharmacists, researchers, and others who practice the sciences of clinical nutrition and metabolism. The conference provides nutrition support professionals with current and cutting-edge information in the field of nutrition support, clinical nutrition, and metabolism.

    Successful Completion:

    To obtain documentation of earned CE credit, listen to the recording in full and complete the evaluation. 


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      Accreditation Statement: 

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      ASPEN, Provider AM005, is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). 

      Total amount of credit is specified with each individual recording. 

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    • Kenneth Nepple, MD, FACS, Assistant Chief Medical Information Officer; Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Urology, University of Iowa Health Care, Iowa City, IA
    • Wendy Phillips, MS, RD, CD, CNSC, CLE, NWCC, FAND, Division Director of Clinical Nutrition, Morrison Healthcare, St. George, UT
    • Heather Keller, PhD, RD, Research Chair Nutrition & Aging, Professor, Schlegel-University of Waterloo Research Institute for Aging; Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

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    Addressing Malnutrition in the Acute Care Setting: Innovative Practices Exam

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