Presenter Information

Caroline Turnbull

Faculty Sponsor

Margaret Ackerman

Status

Graduate

Publication Date

5-1-2021

Department

School of Nursing

Description

As the elderly population grows, the need for services to help in the care of elders in the community expands. This poster provides evidence-based recommendations and emphasizes the key role primary care providers play in the education and initiation of referrals to the use of community-based nutrition services for eligible elderly patients.

Presentation Type

Poster

Included in

Nursing Commons

COinS
 

Lack of Utilization of Nutrition Services Among Community-Dwelling Elders and Reasons for Underutilization

As the elderly population grows, the need for services to help in the care of elders in the community expands. This poster provides evidence-based recommendations and emphasizes the key role primary care providers play in the education and initiation of referrals to the use of community-based nutrition services for eligible elderly patients.