CVA-Identifying, Diagnosing, and Managing Protein-Calorie Malnutrition (PCM) in Hospitalized Adult Patients

November 15, 2017

Current Situation: Inadequate, incorrect, and/or missed coding for protein-calorie malnutrition

Desired Practice: Increased knowledge and familiarity in PCM for coding and for early nutrition intervention

Target Audience

All Physicians, HBS, Surgery, Primary Care

Learning Objectives

Identify the indicators for Protein-Calorie Malnutrition and MS-DRG codes for diagnosing Protein-Calorie Malnutrition.

Additional Information

Modesto Medical Center
Conference room: 
1A9-2 thru 1A9-4
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
11/15/2017 - 12:30pm PST
Event ends: 
11/15/2017 - 1:30pm PST

Han Le, RD II, CNSC 

Mohit Shahani, MD, Chief of Nephrology, Finch University of Health Sciences/The Chicago Medical School, 
North Chicago, IL

Disclosure: The presenter & planning committee members for this activity have disclosed that they have no relevant relationships with commercial or industry organizations. The CME Department has reviewed their disclosure information for the planner(s) and/or committee/faculty for this program and they do not have relationships that present a relevant conflict of interest. Kaiser Permanente does not endorse any brand name products.

Kaiser Permanente Central Valley is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Kaiser Permanente Central Valley designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
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