Dietary Intake Records

Purpose: To explain what dietary intake records are and how to properly document residents' dietary intake. Also to review the reasons why these records are important to various healthcare team members.

Objectives: By the end of this training module, participants should be able to:

  • Define what dietary intake records are.

  • List three different methods for recording dietary intake.

  • Recognize two other healthcare team members involved in the dietary intake recording process.