Since potential gaps in care can result in complications, hospital readmission, and ultimately higher costs, successful enteral therapy requires more than just placing a feeding tube.
For any diagnosis, we’re there to support patients’ nutrition needs. We conduct nutrition evaluations, regardless of patient type or the underlying condition. Our team coordinates all ongoing care including:
Our staff provides high-touch, personalized enteral nutrition therapy services and supports them with the highest standard of care. Our interventions prevent hospitalization and reduce costs1,2, and our ongoing, proactive patient evaluation promotes compliance and enables early identification of potential complications.
We’re providing the following resources to help educate patients, caregivers, and their care teams to manage their Enteral Nutrition therapy.
|Patient Guide to Enteral Nutrition
Guia para pacientes sobre la alimentacion por sonda
|Joey or Infinity Enteral Pump Cleaning|
|Enteral Formula Storage||Covidien Pump Trouble Shooting Video|
|Enteral Syringe Handling||Infinity Pump Trouble Shooting Video|
|Nutrition Support Therapy FAQs||Managing Issues While Tube Feeding at Home|
|Oley Flyer||The Basics of G-Tube Feeding at Home|
|Oley Foundation Website||The Basics of J-Tube Feeding|
1. Luszcz N, O’Neill M, Siddiqui T. Home nutrition support team interventions demonstrate improved clinical and financial outcomes. Poster presented at: Clinical Nutrition Week 2013; February 9-12, 2013; Phoenix, AZ. 2.Based on a study of home nutrition interventions conducted over a 3-month period; 2,500 EN patients were enrolled.
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