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£22 + VAT

NUTRITION & HYDRATION
This course is designed for all those responsible for people's nutrition and hydration within the health care sector.
COURSE INFORMATION
If you are part of a team responsible for people’s nutrition and hydration, it’s important that you understand the terms that are being used, the nutritional requirements of the service users and the possible consequences of getting it wrong.
This course will start by defining the various terms used when talking about nutrition and hydration in care environments, the basic elements of nutrition and eating a healthy balanced diet, identify the reasons why vulnerable people might suffer with dehydration and the tools you can use to identify people that are at risk of malnutrition and the steps you can take to deal with this condition.

COURSE OVERVIEW
  1. The Course Structure
  2. Defining the Terms
  3. The Eatwell Plate
  4. Hydration
  5. Through-life Nutrition
  6. Malnutrition and Overnutrition
  7. The ‘Malnutrition Universal Screening Tool’
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Recommended System Requirements

Browser: Up to date web browser
Video: Up to date video drivers
Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

Duration

65 minutes

(Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions).