June 2021 Newsletter

 

Celebrate Summer, Sun and Safety!

 

 



 

As mask requirements have been lightened and people are eager to get out for summer, it’s hard not to breathe a sigh of relief knowing that the very challenging year and a half we’ve experienced is coming to a close. But we can’t forget that there are still many out there who are vulnerable to the virus, and safety never takes a break!

In fact, just days ago we recognized World Food Safety Day, right on time for outdoor summer picnics and gatherings. If the pandemic has taught us anything that we should carry with us as we move forward, it’s that extra health and safety precautions never hurt—and that extends to food preparation and service.

We are also shining a light on a disease that touches many, including me. This month is Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month, a time meant for increasing awareness and educating others on Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, and how we can all make a difference. It’s also about gaining a better understanding of risks, prevention, the disease itself, and how to improve quality of life for those living with it.

In honor of Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month, the Alzheimer’s Association is encouraging people to open up about the disease. I’ve walked this journey with a loved one and I’d be happy to hear your story and how you are honoring your loved ones during this Month. Feel free to email me at info@beckydorner.com or post something on our Facebook page!

Warmest regards,

Becky

 

 

 

 

The Latest News in Health & Nutrition
for June

 

 

 

 

Practice Food Safety This Summer

As mask mandates are being lifted, it’s important to go into summer knowing that health and safety are still important. Outdoor dining is a favorite activity for many in warm weather, but can pose risks when food is not monitored and stored properly.

 

 

Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness Month

If you have been touched by Alzheimer’s or dementia in any way, we encourage you to share messages and encourage the people you know and love to become familiar with the symptoms. The resources below can help you support those fighting the good fight.

 

 

2021 COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 requirements and guidelines continue to change as more people are vaccinated. Check back frequently for the latest updates from the industry’s most trusted resources so that you can optimize operations and standards of care.

 

 

 

 

 

New CPE Self-Study Courses

 

 

 

 

Review of the Dietary Guidelines 2020-2025 Self-Study Course

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Clinical Nutrition: Essential Information for Nutrition Professionals –
20 CPE Course

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Medical Nutrition Therapy for Diabetes: Best Practices 2021 and Beyond Self-Study Course

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Clinical Nutrition: Essential Information for Nutrition Professionals –
20 CPE Course

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Policy & Procedure Manual: For Nutrition and Food Service in Healthcare Facilities – 25 CPE Course

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Healthy Diet for Menopause –
10 CPE Course

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Upcoming Webinars

 

 

June 17, 2021

Eating to 100: Exploring the Diets of CentenariansSeanne Safaii-Waite, PhD, RDN, LD and Sue Stillman-Linja, RDN, LD

 

 

 

 

July 15, 2021

Preparing for a Survey During COVID/Post PandemicAnna de Jesus, MBA, RDN

 

 

July 22, 2021

Putting the Pieces Together: Protein Energy Wasting in Chronic Kidney DiseaseMelissa Prest, DCN, MS, RDN, CSR, LDN

 

 

 

 

 

New Webinars Available Now!

 

 

 

 

FREE: A Case-Based Exploration of Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency

 

FREE: The Nutrition Professional’s Guide to IDDSI: Prepare & serve a quality diet for people with dysphagia

 

FREE: What’s on the Menu? Delivering Culturally Appropriate Food and Nutrition Services

 

 

CPEs On Demand

 

 

Our self-study continuing education courses help professionals broaden their knowledge and skills in diet, nutrition, and health, 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

 

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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