June 2019 Newsletter

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
June is Full of Hope!
 
 
 
 
June is full of observances: Men’s Health Month, Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month, and Dysphagia Awareness Month. Men make up roughly half of the world’s population, and let’s face it, we want to keep our men healthy! And there are a significant number of people in the U.S. living with Alzheimer’s disease and swallowing disorders like dysphagia.

 

There is a lot that we as nutrition professionals can do to help people improve their health, and prevent or maintain health for people living with these life-altering conditions! I’ve collected the best, most trusted resources on each of these topics in hopes that it helps you expand your own knowledge and share this information with others.

 

If you haven’t purchased our revised Policy & Procedure Manual yet, I hope you’ll take a look. Written for health care facilities, it includes new information on the CMS regulations, Nutrition Care Process, Food Code, quality assurance and performance improvement, food safety/sanitation, meal service, person centered dining and more. It is now available for purchase!

 

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

 

Warmest wishes,

 

Becky
 
 
 
 
 
The Latest News in Health & Nutrition
for June
 
 
 
 
June is Men’s Health Month!
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Did you know that June is Men’s Health Month? This month-long observance is intended to increase awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys.
 
 
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Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month
 
Did you know that June is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month? According to SMART Brain Aging, dementia affects 47 million people worldwide. This month-long observance was initiated by the Alzheimer’s Association as a way to start the conversation about brain health.
 
 
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Food Safety for Summer Celebrations
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June 7, 2019 was World Food Safety Day! This initiative was developed by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations and the World Health Organization who together manage a Joint Food Standards Programme, Codex Alimentarius Commission.
 
 
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New CPE Courses
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  
  
 
 
 
New Webinars Available Now!
 
 
 
 
The New Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) Webinar
 
The goal of this presentation is to improve the bottom line while allowing more residents/patients to access much needed clinical nutrition services.
 
 
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Upcoming Webinars – Save These Dates
 
 
 
 
June 13, 2019
 
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Brenda Richardson, MA, RD, LD, CD, FAND
 
 
 
 
July 18, 2019
 
Nutrition Therapy for Adults with Diabetes
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Kathy Warwick, RD, CDE
 
 
 
 
 
CPEs On Demand
 
 
 
 
If you missed one of our monthly webinars, you can watch the recording at your convenience and earn valuable CPEs at the same time.
 
 
View Our Most Recent Programs
 
  
  
 
 
 
 
Inspiring Excellence in Nutrition Care
 
 
 
 
Interested in learning more? Contact Becky Dorner & Associates with questions on our products, completing CPE programs, partnerships, speaking, training, consulting and more.
 
 
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Call Us: 800.342.0285 | Fax: 866.259.3138
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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