Good nutrition and hydration are fundamental to well-being. This CPD approved Nutrition and Hydration Course helps you identify why vulnerable people might suffer with dehydration and malnutrition and outlines steps you can take to successfully deal with these conditions.
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 Nutrition and Hydration 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.
It will 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. The course also explores the steps you can take to deal with this condition.
Duration: 65 minutes
The Nutrition and Hydration course is recommended and approved by the following bodies: