{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Making the Case for Nutrition Screening in Older Adults in Primary Care

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the need for nutritional screening in older adults in primary care and about available screening tools.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Explain frailty and malnutrition in older adults and their prevalence.
  2. Describe the nutrition screening tools available and how to implement them.
Price: $12.95


  • ANCC 1.0 CH
  • DC - BON 1.0 CH
  • FL - BON 1.0 CH
  • GA - BON 1.0 CH

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223. Your certificate is valid in all states.

Test Code: NT0517
Published: May/June 2017
Expires: 6/8/2019
Sources: Nutrition Today
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Celia Laur, PhD(c); Heather Keller, PhD, RD, FDC