Diet Wheel to Ensure Correct Patient Diets and Reduce Errors

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Diet Wheel to Ensure Correct Patient Diets and Reduce Errors

Description

This diet wheel, developed for dietary and nursing staffs, provides correct patient diet orders as directed by physicians. The wheel, posted outside patient rooms, helps to improve communication and educate families and staff about the patient’s proper dietary needs.

Developer:

Methodist LeBonheur Germantown Healthcare

Funding Sources:

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

History

Release Date: 2010
Original Summary: December 2010
Last Updated: 03/13/13

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