Priority 25 from the Nutritional Screening and Malnutrition PSP

UNCERTAINTY: What are the views of health care provider, local authority and commissioners on malnutrition? - Are they aware of cutbacks and can commissioners be more engaged to provide quality assurance (cquin)? (JLA PSP Priority 25)
Overall ranking 25
JLA question ID 0085/25
Explanatory note Not available for this PSP

Elia M. The cost of malnutrition in England and potential cost savings from nutritional interventions. Malnutrition Action Group of BAPEN and the National Institute for Health Research Southampton Biomedical Research Centre. 2015.

Health Research Classification System category Generic health relevance
Extra information provided by this PSP
Original uncertainty examples I would like to know the views of GP, acute doctors, local authority and commissioners relating to malnutrition  ~ Commissioners awareness of malnutrition costs and prevention programmes
Submitted by

1 x healthcare professional, 1 x other

PSP information
PSP unique ID 0085
PSP name Nutritional Screening and Malnutrition
Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP. 81  (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
Date of priority setting workshop 7 June 2019