The Right Guide for Parenteral Nutrition for Adults and Children

by Instructor: Vicki M. Ross, PhD, RN, CNSC

$38.00

i 2.50 CEH

Course Overview

Cost cutting, changes in healthcare and component shortages affect nurses and pharmacists caring for patients receiving parenteral nutrition. Because many multidisciplinary nutrition support teams have been disbanded as a way to reduce costs, and the use of PN is limited to select groups of patients, the RN has had to become an expert in delivering PN. It is necessary to go beyond the five rights of medication administration to ensure evidence-based interventions and quality outcomes for both adult and pediatric patients receiving PN. This educational activity provides evidence-based guideline information on the safe and effective delivery of PN therapy.

About the Course Author

Vicki M. Ross, PhD, RN, CNSC, is a member of the metabolic support service at Truman Medical Center, Kansas City, Mo., and adjunct professor at University of Missouri, Kansas City and the University of Kansas. Vicki M. Ross, PhD, RN, CNSC has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
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Accreditation Information

Certificates provided by accrediting body (2 Match)

  • Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education

    2.50HOURS

    In support of improving patient care, Relias LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


    Type Activity: Knowledge
    Target Audience Designation: P
    ACPE Universal Activity Number: JA0008057-0000-20-111-H07-P
  • Florida Board of Pharmacy

    2.50HOURS

    This module is approved for 2.5 contact hours by Florida Board of Pharmacy


Course Details
  • Course Code:

    REL-ACU-0-0513-0000-16-111-H04-P
  • Hours:

    2.50
  • Type:

    Online Course
  • Release Date:

    2019-05-01
  • Expiration Date:

    2019-12-31
  • Learning Objectives:

    Compare characteristics of adult and pediatric parenteral nutrition formulations; Describe optimal outcomes for adult and pediatric parenteral nutrition in the hospital and at home; Discuss at least two desirable elements to ensure safe delivery of parenteral nutrition ; List two indications for parenteral nutrition therapy
  • Target Audience:

    The target audience for this course is: Nurses; Pharmacists; in the following settings: Acute Care Facility.
  • Course Delivery Method and Format:

    Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
    Relias has a grievance policy in place to facilitate reports of dissatisfaction. Relias will make every effort to resolve each grievance in a mutually satisfactory manner. In order to report a complaint or grievance please contact Relias.
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    All courses offered by Relias, LLC are developed from a foundation of diversity, inclusiveness, and a multicultural perspective. Knowledge, values and awareness related to cultural competency are infused throughout the course content.
    Reference herein to any specific commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademark, service mark, manufacturer or otherwise does not constitute or imply any endorsement, recommendation, or favoring of, or affiliation with, Relias, LLC.
    All characteristics and organizations referenced in the following training are fictional. Any resemblance to any actual organizations or persons living or dead, is purely coincidental.
    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:

    If you require special accommodations to complete this module, please contact Relias Customer Support here.
  • Disclosures:

    Expert Reviewers, Instructors, and Staff Writers disclosures will be listed above after the individuals' biographical paragraph. All other members involved within the planning of this educational activity have declared no conflict of interest exists when planning and developing this course.
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