Caregivers’ Guide to nutrition: A comprehensive guide for individuals caring for older adults. Presents. The HPPAE Cohort of 2013:. Introducing: Caitlin Butters Erin Kulishek Courtney Ortz Lauren Polito Elizabeth Zimmerman-Clayton. Why Nutrition and Caregiving ?.
The HPPAE Cohort of 2013:
Why is it Important?
5% of elderly live in long-term care facilities.
Most receive care by informal supports.
Perceived knowledge is greater than actual knowledge.
Malnutrition is twice as likely to occur with homebound older adults.