Managing a psychiatric diagnosis on an acute care floor: The development and implementation of a protocol to manage patients with anorexia nervosa in an acute care inpatient setting

Track: 60 Minute Podium

Session Number: 401
Date: Fri, Apr 6th, 2018
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Description:

Harken, W., Maxwell, J., Hainline, M., Pollack, L., & Roberts, C. (2017). Perceptions of Caring for Adolescents With Eating Disorders Hospitalized on a General Pediatric Unit. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 34, e34-e41.

Kazdin, A. E., Fitzsimmons-Craft, E. E., & Wilfley, D. E. (2017). Addressing critical gaps in the treatment of eating disorders. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 50, 170-189.

Raveneau, G., Feinstein, R., Rosen, L.M., & Fisher, M. (2014). Attitudes and knowledge levels of nurses and residents caring for adolescents with an eating disorder. International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health, 26(1), 131-136.

Swanson, S. A., Crow, S. J., Le Grange, D., Swendsen, J., & Merikangas, K. R. (2011). Prevalence and correlates of eating disorders in adolescents: Results from the national co-morbidity survey replication adolescent supplement. Archives of General Psychiatry, 68(7), 714-723.
Session Type: Clinical Practice

Session Description: Discover innovative and effective approaches to caring for pediatric patients with anorexia nervosa. This interactive session will explore the challenges in care, as well as offer practical solutions to manage anorexia nervosa in an acute care setting.
Primary Presenter Bio: Janet has been a pediatric nurse for 17 years working in general medicine, PICU and oncology. She enjoys working with challenging pediatric populations, including adolescence with eating disorders. She participates in core education about diabetes, metabolic disorders and seizure management for new nurses.
Primary Presenter Institution: UNC Healthcare: North Carolina Children's Hospital
Presenter 2 Institution: UNC Healthcare: North Carolina Children's Hospital
Presenter 2 Bio: Amber has been a pediatric staff nurse for 10 years at UNC Children’s Hospital. She has been exploring the challenges of care of pediatric patients with co-morbid psychiatric diagnosis in the acute care setting. She also has an interest in hospital wide quality improvement.
Session Type: Clinical Practice

Session Description: Discover innovative and effective approaches to caring for pediatric patients with anorexia nervosa. This interactive session will explore the challenges in care, as well as offer practical solutions to manage anorexia nervosa in an acute care setting.
Primary Presenter Bio: Janet has been a pediatric nurse for 17 years working in general medicine, PICU and oncology. She enjoys working with challenging pediatric populations, including adolescence with eating disorders. She participates in core education about diabetes, metabolic disorders and seizure management for new nurses.
Primary Presenter Institution: UNC Healthcare: North Carolina Children's Hospital
Presenter 2 Institution: UNC Healthcare: North Carolina Children's Hospital
Presenter 2 Bio: Amber has been a pediatric staff nurse for 10 years at UNC Children’s Hospital. She has been exploring the challenges of care of pediatric patients with co-morbid psychiatric diagnosis in the acute care setting. She also has an interest in hospital wide quality improvement.