Practical Tips in Managing Long Term Home Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (HPEN) Patients
Wednesday, April 8, 2020
1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Location: Willow Lake 3-5
This presentation will provide an overview of the management of long term home parenteral nutrition patients from the perspective of a home infusion Registered Dietitian. Specifically the considerations of patients on both home parenteral and enteral nutrition (HPEN) will be discussed including pediatric patients. Case studies will be used to demonstrate the practical application of the suggested management.
Identify and review considerations for the newly transitioned home parenteral nutrition patient
Describe basic skills in managing dual therapy home parenteral and enteral (HPEN) patients
Explain common long term complications of home parenteral nutrition and provide an overview of management techniques