Hidden Dangers and Costs Behind Geriatric Malnutrition

To learn more about how Maryland’s aging network is addressing the Hidden Dangers and Costs of geriatric malnutrition, please plan to participate in this upcoming webinar. All participants will have the opportunity to learn from innovative senior nutrition programs, hear from subject matter experts and glean insights to take home to their program’s following this webinar. In addition, webinar participants will be able to:

  • Understand the impact of malnutrition on healthcare.
  • Identify early indicators of malnourishment/malnutrition
  • Recognize potential risk factors for malnutrition and utilize community resources to reduce the impact and cost
  • Evaluate clients’ behaviors (It’s not just food) that may increase risk of malnutrition

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Additional Resource

Stepping Up Your Nutrition: Malnutrition Risk Program

Meals on Wheels America has hosted the National Resource Center on Nutrition and Aging (NRCNA) as part of a cooperative agreement since 2011 with the Administration for Community Living (ACL) ending on December 31, 2020. Please stay tuned for future updates as website changes are coming soon.