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