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323 - How a Fresh Food Rx Program for Older Adults Changed My Approach to Care


‐ Sep 30, 2023 11:30am


Credits: None available.

This presentation focuses on strategies that nurse practitioners can consider that involve engagement with community partners, insurance groups, and other healthcare providers to address food insecurity. The presentation takes the audience through the journey of the speaker's own food prescription program and covers the following: the process of starting a food prescription program, including community-engaged research strategies, partnerships, and funding; an understanding of outcomes that are important to assess to evaluate the impacts of a food Rx program; and an awareness of how food Rx programs can inform a larger plan for addressing social drivers of health.

Continuing Education Instructions and Disclosure Information:

Contact hours available until 9/30/2025.

Requirements for Successful Completion:

Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online nursing continuing professional development evaluation. You will be able to print your nursing continuing professional development (NCPD) certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosure of relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies (planners, faculty/speakers, reviewers):

Planning Committee Disclosures:

There are no disclosures to declare.

Speaker Disclosures:
There are no disclosures to declare.

Commercial Support:
No commercial support declared.

Accreditation Statement:
This educational activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Gerontological Advanced Practice Nurses Association (GAPNA).

Anthony J Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP5387.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this learning activity, participants will report the ability to describe the process of starting a food prescription program and summarize how food Rx programs can inform a larger plan for addressing social drivers of health.


Credits Available


How a Fresh Food Rx Program for Older Adults Changed My Approach to Care