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Thrive over 65 Nutrition Tips for Older Adults Webinar
Jun
26

Focus on Prevention: Healthy Eating, Active Living over 65 Recorded Webinar

by Kelly Sparks, RN, BSN, CWOCN with Capital Nursing Education

DESCRIPTION

Focus on Prevention: Healthy Eating, Active Living over 65 – Presented by Kelly Sparks, RN, BSN, CWOCN with Capital Nursing Education has already taken place. However, you can watch a recording of the webinar.

If you would like to receive a CE Contact Hour for watching this recorded webinar, please fully watch the recorded video, then email us at marketing@shieldhealthcare.com and allow up to 7-10 business days to receive your CE Contact Hour Certificate from Capital Nursing Education.

You can also download a PDF of the slides here.

Webinar Overview:

Dietary needs change as we age, and this is especially true for people 65 or older. Calorie needs decrease as we get older, yet we may need more of some key nutrients. In this webinar, we cover ways to help combat some of the health concerns commonly associated with aging.

Learning Objectives:

  • Explore why it is necessary to focus on prevention
  • Review clinical signs of nutritional deficiencies
  • Learn ways to assist with seniors getting adequate nutrition
  • Explore ways to assist with psychological aspects
  • Consider different ways to prevent malnutrition in seniors
  • Explore exercises necessary for healthy living in senior years

About Kelly Sparks, RN, BSN, CWOCN with Capital Nursing Education

Kelly Sparks has been a CWOCN for over 25 years, and a nurse for over 30. She has worked in wound, ostomy and continence care for most of her career. She has been on the board of directors of the Pacific Coast Region several times in the past as well as being on multiple projects for the WOCN Certification Board. She is active with the local Sacramento WOC nurse group and serves as Secretary. She is recently retired from Dignity Health, but continues with her private practice. She has been a speaker for many different conferences and classes. She enjoys speaking for Shield webinars and working with the Capitol Nursing Education to help promote education necessary for the care of patients.

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DATE & TIME

Wednesday Jun 26, 2019
9:00 - 10:00 Pacific

LOCATION

Webinar (Online)

PRICE

FREE

C.E. CREDITS

1 CE Contact Hour Available (Provided by Capital Nursing Education)