Accreditation The American Medical Directors Association (AMDA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation Statement: The American Medical Directors Association designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AMDCP Credit Designation: This session has been approved for a total of 1.0 Management credit hours toward certification as a Certified Medical Director in Long Term Care (CMD).
Session Description: With person-centered care models, the long term care resident's right to self determination and nutrition decisions/life choices can often result in negative outcomes and documentation nightmares. This session will provide an overview of strategies on how to use information in the Clinical Practice Guidelines, Nutrition Care Process, American Dietetic Association, and American Diabetes Association to aide in managing our resident 's decisions, and document accordingly.
Describe the CMS interpretive guideline of self-determination.
Identify how to use documentation and education to support the facilities efforts.
Discuss how to use information and strategies in the Clinical Practice Guidelines, Nutrition Care Process and American Dietetic Association and American Diabetes Association position papers and National Kidney Disease Education Program, American Dairy Association and other agencies to support facilities practices.
Speakers(s): Suzanne Cryst, RD, CSG, LD
Disclosure(s): Suzanne C. Cryst, RD, CSG, LD has no financial disclosures to report.