By the end of this course, learners will be able to: describe the nutritional risk factors associated with cardiovascular disease in older adults; identify the dietary interventions appropriate for older adults with cardiovascular risk factors and cardiovascular disease; identify lifestyle changes and dietary modifications appropriate for older adults with cardiovascular risk factors and cardiovascular disease, and identify menu planning techniques used in meal planning to create menus for older adults with cardiovascular disease. Course is approved for 1.0 CEUs/contact hours for Certified Nurse Assistants (CNA) in California. Must pass final quiz with 80% or more; may re-take as often as needed. Course will be updated or discontinued on or before July 31, 2023.
Per California Department of Public Health regulations, a time/pause mechanism must be incorporated in this online program. Navigation within this course is restricted in that each slide must be viewed in its entirety before advancing to the next slide. Learners must view each slide and click the next button to advance in the course.