Hospital Acquired Conditions
Purpose: To provide a basic understanding of Hospital Acquired Conditions (HACs) and how nutrition plays a role in managing them.
Objectives: By the end of this training module, participants should be able to:
Name 3 hospital acquired conditions impacted by nutrition.
State the role of specific nutrients in the management of UTIs.
State the role of specific nutrients in the prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers.
State the role of nutrition in improving glycemic control in the healthcare setting.