December 2019 Newsletter


Happy Holidays from
Becky Dorner & Associates
From everyone at Becky Dorner & Associates, we’re wishing you a joyous holiday season filled with heartwarming memories and nutritious, delicious food.


Let’s help our clients and patients have an enjoyable holiday season by sharing information on how to practice safe food preparation methods and ideas for nutritious, balanced holiday meals.


As always, I love getting feedback from you on what we’re sharing. Feel free to email me at with comments or questions. Happy holidays!


Warmest wishes,


The Latest News in
Health & Nutrition for December
Giving the Gift of Food and Nutrition
When some people think of “holiday food”, nutrition is the last consideration, but gifts of food can have a lasting and meaningful impact on an older adult’s nutritional status and daily life.
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Holiday Tips for Nutrition Professionals
With the holidays right around the corner, food will likely play a big role in many celebrations and gatherings. But let’s not forget the importance of nutrition and food safety in the midst of all the excitement. Learn more about food safety.
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News in Aging for December
This month we’re focused on new CMS updates—the newly released Quality, Safety, and Oversight Letter, as well as a promise of more critical oversight of SNFs to come in the future.
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New CPE Courses
New Webinars Available Now!
Putting the Pieces Together: MDS, Compliance, PDPM, Quality, and CMS Phase III Requirements Related to Nutrition
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Navigating the Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM and MDS) for Success
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New Consensus Guidelines: Eating Patterns for Adults with Diabetes or Prediabetes
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The Critical Role of Malnutrition in the Patient Driven Payment Model
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A Sound Mind in a Sound Body: The Impact of Nutrition on Cognition
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Upcoming Webinars – Save These Dates
January 30
American Diabetes Association Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes with
Kathy Warwick, RD, CDE
Our 2020 schedule will include webinars on Parenteral Nutrition, End of Life and Comfort Care, Food-Medication Interactions, Chronic Kidney Disease, and more!
CPEs On Demand
Our self-study continuing education courses help professionals broaden their knowledge and skills in diet, nutrition, and healthcare and our webinars offer a quick, easy way to stay up to date on current nutrition topics.
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Inspiring Excellence in Nutrition Care
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