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WOCN Continuing Education

Development of an Outpatient Feeding Tube and Enteral Nutrition Program

May 6, 2021 9:00am ‐ May 6, 2024 9:00am

Credits: None available.

Standard: $25.00
Members: $0.00


Credits (Post Test and/or Evaluation Required)

1.0 - Contact Hours

0 - Pharmacology

Release Date: 05/06/2021

Expiration Date: 05/06/2024

Credit Information:

Nurses – ANCC Accreditation Statements

The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

The Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nurses Society is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 15115.

DISCLAIMER: Accreditation refers to educational content only and does not imply ANCC or WOCN Society endorsement of any commercial product or service.

Target Audience: RN, Nurse Practitioners, Health Care Professionals who work with WOC patients.

To Receive Credit:

Complete the activity in its entirety.

Complete/submit the posttest and evaluation.

Print out your certificate and/or save to your computer. It will also be saved to your CEC account.

Program Overview:

Development of the FEEDS Team at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (Feeding Education & Enteral Discharge Support Team)


The FEEDS Team is a service dedicated to helping patients who are discharged from the hospital on tube feedings. The team provides to this patient population: inpatient education; nutritional guidance; discharge coordination; and outpatient follow-up.

The FEEDS Team is part of the Center for Nutrition Support at UPMC Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition.

Learning Outcome:

Learners will report their intention to use the information provided in this course to help coach peers, patients, and caregivers on management of feeding tubes to prevent complications.


The planners and faculty for this session reported the following relationships with commercial interest organizations. This presentation was reviewed to ensure no bias was present.

Commercial Support or Non-Commercial Sponsorship:

There is no commercial support or non-commercial sponsorship for this activity.


  • Graciela Bauza, MD, Assistant Professor of Surgery and Critical Care, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Category: Ostomy


  • 1.00 - Contact Hours
  • 0.00 - Pharmacology

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