This training module presents instructions and protocols for accomplishing each of the four steps required to implement an effective weight loss prevention program for nursing home residents.
The next four sections descrive intervention procedures for preventing weight loss among residents. Go to:
We've also included all the forms you need to implement the intervention.
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At the end of this training module, you will be able to:
All procedures presented in this module are in accordance with the federal regulations that govern nursing home care and best practice guidelines pertaining to nutritional care in nursing homes.
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