Quality Improvement Program (QIP) to Reduce 30-Day Readmission in Malnourished Hospitalized Patients

NCT ID: NCT02262429


Title
Does a Rapid, Comprehensive Oral Nutritional Supplementation Quality Improvement Program (QIP) Reduce 30-Day Readmission in Malnourished Hospitalized Patients?
Purpose
Newly admitted patients will be screened for risk of malnutrition. Patients will receive either the feeding protocol or current oral nutrition supplement (ONS) practice, pending location. Patients will continue the nutrition plan taking the supplement post discharge. Study team will follow-up with telephone calls to help support post-discharge ONS compliance. Quality and service utilization data will be gathered for analysis.
Details
Conditions
Malnutrition
Keywords
Source
Abbott Nutrition
Sponsors
Abbott Nutrition, Advocate Health Care
Status
Terminated
Acronym
Last Updated
04 Oct 2015
URL
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Locations
United States