Diets: Not Just for Weight Loss

Diets: Not Just for Weight Loss 

Therapeutic diets can be difficult to understand; however, a person's life can be changed forever if given the wrong foods to eat. This course gives an easy to understand description of therapeutic diets and the effect that diets can have on a person's life. This course corresponds to the Federal regulation F367.

$20.00

Hours: 1.00
REL-SC-0-NUTR-D-NJWL

Certificates

Certificates provided by accrediting body (5 Match)

Florida Board of Nursing - Certified Nursing Assistants

1.0 HOURS


This is not an accredited course for professional license renewal. Florida CNAs may use this inservice toward meeting their annual inservice requirement.This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.

Non-Licensed Direct Care (DSP, HHA, CNA, DCW, PCA, IHA, NA)

1.0 HOURS


California Department of Public Health (CNA)

1.0 HOURS


Relias, LLC is an approved provider of continuing education by the California Department of Public Health, Provider # NAC7001.

The certificate must be retained by the licensee for a period of four (4) years after the course is completed.

This learning activity meets the definition of *** ONLINE *** CEUs. This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Public Welfare, Adult Residential Licensing

1.0 HOURS


This training session is approved by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Public Welfare, Adult Residential Licensing for continuing education for personal care home administrator training pursuant to 55 Pa. Code ยง 2600.68(f). This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Division of Facility Services

1.0 HOURS


This course is approved by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Division of Facility Services - Group Care Licensure Section (NC-DHHS)
Program Sponsor ID #032316; Approval # 051915. This activity is approved for 1.00 contact hours.

Course Details

Course Code: REL-SC-0-NUTR-D-NJWL
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 7/31/2021
Learning Objectives:
List foods that are acceptable for residents with diabetes, cardiovascular disease, kidney disease and liver failure
List foods that are unacceptable for residents with diabetes, cardiovascular disease, kidney disease and liver failure
Discuss appropriate nutritional interventions for residents with wounds
Describe why liberalizing diets is an important intervention to consider when caring for the elderly

Outline:
Chapter: 1 - Why are Diets Necessary?
Chapter: 2 - Diabetes Mellitus
Chapter: 3 - Cardiovascular Disease
Chapter: 4 - Kidney Disease
Chapter: 5 - Liver Failure
Chapter: 6 - Nutrition and Chemotherapy
Chapter: 7 - Nutrition Interventions in Wound Care
Chapter: 8 - Nutrition and Palliative Care
Chapter: 9 - Liberalizing Diets

Instructor: Heidi Lucas, RD, LDN
Heidi has a B.S. in Coordinated Program of Dietetics from the University of Delaware. Heidi is currently working as a Renal Dietitian for Fresenius Medical Care and a Nutrition Educator for Highmark Insurance and Penn State University. Heidi previously spent 10 years working in long term care as a Regional Dietitian for Cura Hospitality. Disclosure: Heidi Lucas, RD, LDN has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
Target Audience:
The target audience for this course is: entry level Direct Care Workers; in the following settings: Home Health, Long Term Care, Residential Care.
F Tags:
F692, F808
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Course Delivery Method and Format
Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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To earn continuing education credit for this course you must achieve a passing score of 80% on the post-test and complete the course evaluation.
Accommodations
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