Nutrition - It's All About YOU!

In conjunction with the Patient Nutrition area of AMSN, we'd like to hear your account of how nutrition intervention improved your patient's outcome. We hope you will give us the story so that we can share the evidence with your colleagues! This category is open to ALL med-surg nurses worldwide!

Read the stories below, and/or share a story of your own:

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Why Med-Surg Nurses Should Prioritize Nutrition

Did you know? At least 1 out of 3 adult patients enters the hospital malnourished. I am privileged to be the AMSN Clinical Representative to the Alliance to Advance Patient Nutrition, and I'd like your help in reducing malnutrition in hospitalized patients. As nurses we don’t often place nutrition on the top of our basic interventions list. We certainly recognize its value but it is not often considered a high patient care priority...