Nutrition Care of the Older Adult: a Handbook for Dietetics Professionals Working Throughout the Continuum of Care

Nutrition Care of the Older Adult: a Handbook for Dietetics Professionals Working Throughout the Continuum of Care

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Completely revised with new chapters and sections covering everything the health-care provider needs to know when working with the older adult either at home or in nursing and long-term care facilities. Chapters cover factors affecting nutrition, nutrition and disease, nutritional assessment, dining challenges and regulatory compliance. This scientifically sound and practical resource for new and experienced nutrition professionals includes new forms, resources, the food guide pyramid for older adults and an index of tales.The regulations and the accompanying guidance to surveyors stress the importance of accurate, timely assessments as the basis of care planning. The dietetics professional must ... Appendix P. State Operations Manual. Centers for Medicareanbsp;...


Title:Nutrition Care of the Older Adult: a Handbook for Dietetics Professionals Working Throughout the Continuum of Care
Author:Kathleen C. Niedert, Becky Dorner
Publisher:American Dietetic Associati - 2004
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