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Improve Patient Outcomes

A.S.P.E.N.'s Step-by-Step Guide to Addressing Malnutrition

American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (editor)

ISBN: 9781889622279

Publication Date: Sep 2015

Format: Spiral bound

Since its founding, ASPEN has focused its strategic efforts on reducing the incidence of malnutrition in hospitalized patients. Improve Patient Outcomes provides you and your nutrition care team with resources and tools to identify, document, code, and treat malnutrition from admission to discharge.
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Since its founding, ASPEN has focused its strategic efforts on reducing the incidence of malnutrition in hospitalized patients. Improve Patient Outcomes provides you and your nutrition care team with resources and tools to identify, document, code, and treat malnutrition from admission through discharge. The guide will help you implement an optimal nutrition care plan, measure the quality of your team's efforts, and improve the value to your patient.
Features of this guide include:
  • Care pathways for adult and paediatric patients.
  • Tools to use in screening, assessment and correction of adult and pediatric malnutrition.
  • Methods to support Joint Commission recommendations addressing malnutrition.
  • Cut-off parameters to define severity and monitor recovery.
  • Pocket card-sized text to copy and cut for your use at the bedside.
  • Reprints of important articles on malnutrition.
  • Comparison of ICD-9 and ICD-10 malnutrition diagnostic codes.

Illustrations 21 illustrations
Pages 180
Dimensions 279 x 229
Date Published 30 Sep 2015
Publisher American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN)
Subject/s Gastroenterology   Nursing specialties   Dietetics & nutrition  
  • 1. How to Use This Guide
  • 2. Background
  • 3. Addressing Disease-Related Malnutrition in Hospitalized Patients: A Call for a National Goal - The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety
  • 4. A.S.P.E.N. Nutrition Care Pathways
  • A. Adult Nutrition Care Pathway with Resources
  • B. Pediatric Nutrition Care Pathway with Resources
  • C. Nutrition Care Pathway and Resources References
  • 5. A.S.P.E.N. Nutrition Care Implementation Tools
  • A. Cost Analysis Considerations to Provide Optimal Nutrition Care
  • B. Nutrition Transition of Care Form
  • C. Electronic Health Record (EHR) Key Components for Optimal Nutrition Care
  • D. Nutrition Care Safety Checklist
  • 6. Nutrition Care Performance Improvement Tools
  • 7. A.S.P.E.N. Nutrition Care Resources Pocket Cards
  • A. A.S.P.E.N. Pocket Card - Nutrition-Focused Physical Examination
  • B. A.S.P.E.N. Pocket Card - Adult Malnutrition Consensus Criteria
  • C. A.S.P.E.N. Pocket Card - Pediatric Malnutrition Consensus Criteria
  • D. A.S.P.E.N. Pocket Card - Adult and Pediatric Malnutrition Diagnostic Coding
  • 8. Nutrition Support Services and Nutrition Care Professionals
  • 9. A.S.P.E.N. Resources and Critical Publications
  • A. Malnutrition Awareness Posters (Adult and Pediatric)
  • B. Malnutrition Diagnoses in Hospitalized Patients: United States, 2010
  • C. Nutrition Screening and Assessment in Hospitalized Patients: A Survey of Current Practice in the United States
  • D. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics/The American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition Consensus Malnutrition Characteristics: Application in Practice
  • E. Defining Pediatric Malnutrition: A Paradigm Shift Toward Etiology-Related Definitions
  • F. Consensus Statement of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics/American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition: Indicators Recommended for the Identification and Documentation of Pediatric Malnutrition (Undernutrition)

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