Nutrition in Infants, Children and Adolescents

Activity description

This activity is part of an education series that focuses on clinically relevant topics germane to care coordination and disease management in an effort to reduce (re)admissions and educate health care providers on how best to empower their patients.

Provided by
This activity is provided by OptumHealth Education and UnitedHealth Group Community & State Texas.

Commercial support
No commercial support was received for this activity.
 
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Target Audience

This activity is designed to meet the educational needs of nurses and other health care professionals (HCPs) who care for children.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this educational activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss the effects of nutrition on general health
  • Describe good nutrition
  • Explain methods of feeding infants, children, and adolescents 
  • Provide examples of how to take control of nutritional choices
Activity summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Attendance
Activity opens: 
09/29/2020
Activity expires: 
09/29/2023
Rating: 
0

Presenter
Neil Levy, DO, MBA, FACOP, FAAP, ABAM
UnitedHealthcare Medical Director
Community Plans of Texas

Activity planners
Sarah Chart, RN
Vice President
OptumHealth Education
Eden Prairie, MN

Rebecca Gleason, RN, CCM
Activity Manager
OptumHealth Education
Eden Prairie, MN

Disclosures of relevant financial relationships
In accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial SupportSM, OptumHealth Education requires all those in the control of activity content to disclose their relevant financial relationships. An individual has a relevant financial relationship if such person (or his/her spouse/partner) has a financial relationship in any amount occurring in the last 12 months with a commercial interest whose products or services relate to the activity content.

OptumHealth Education ensures that the content is independent of commercial bias.

Ms. Chart and Ms. Gleason have indicated that they are employees of and own stock in UnitedHealth Group.

The remaining activity faculty or planners have no financial relationships to disclose.

Method for calculating CE credit
CE credit was calculated by the complexity of content.

Accreditation statement
Joint Provider LogoIn support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by OptumHealth Education and UnitedHealth Group Community & State Texas. OptumHealth Education 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 health care team.

Credit designation statements

Nurses
The participant will be awarded up to 1.00 contact hour(s) of credit for attendance and completion of supplemental materials.

Attendance
A certificate of attendance will be provided to learners upon completion of activity requirements, enabling participants to register with licensing boards or associations that have not been preapproved for credits. To apply for credit types not listed above, participants should use the procedure established by the specific organization from which they wish to obtain credit.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Attendance
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