Specialized Family Care Program

Vitamin D

  • Category: Health
  • Materials: Fact Sheet: VITAMIN D QUICKFACTS from the National Institutes of Health Office of Dietary Supplements https://ods.od.nih.gov
  • Goal: Provider understands the importance of Vitamin D to the body
  • Credit Hours: 1 Hour
  • Date Developed: October 2013
  • Developed by: Donna McCune

Training Objectives:

  1. Provider knows why vitamin D is important to the body 
  2. Provider knows the foods which contain vitamin D 
  3. Provider knows the groups of people who may be at risk for vitamin D deficiency 
  4. Provider is aware of the signs of too much vitamin D in the body 

Training Procedures: 

  • *Provider initiated self-study. Alternate formats of the study materials are available upon request. (View Course Materials
  • Test completed by Provider (Take the Test Below) 
  • Review of test responses by Family Based Care Specialist and Provider