Nutrition and Feeding in Care Homes
Food and hydration are essential for general wellbeing and can affect patients’ weight, mood, concentration levels and much more.
As a healthcare worker, ensuring your patients receive adequate amounts of nutrition and hydration is a fundamental aspect of care. It is particularly important when caring for elderly people in a care home setting.
In this online training course, you will learn why nutrition is a vital part of each individual’s life, the importance of location when dining, how to minimise risk in relation to nutrition and feeding strategies.
- When? Online course, you can begin whenever you want
- Who? Nurses, Care Assistants, or any healthcare staff