If you are a hospitalized adult in the U.S. you are more likely to be malnourished than not. Up to 50% of all hospitalized adults are malnourished according to many research projects.
The present gap and educational opportunity to help people in their lives.
We consult hospital systems to help improve the problems of nutritional diagnosis, Severe Malnutrition and Non-Severe Malnutrition. Helping facilities increase reimbursement revenue through documentation and coding, improving the role of Registered Dietitians by physical assessment with medical nutrition therapy, and for families by helping to understand and know what to do.
My efforts is to the end goal and to be an advocate the improved nutritional status for the underprivileged the undernourished, the underdogs of this world. Also, did we mention food insecurity (it is insanity).