Event Details
National Centre of Rehabilitation Education (NCORE)
Derby Teaching Hospitals, London Road Community Hospital, London Road, Derby. DE1 2QY
E: uhdb.ncore@nhs.net    P: (01332) 254679    W: www.ncore.org.uk
Building on the Skills and Knowledge of Enteral Nutrition
Event ID:2615
Date:12th March 2020
Duration:1 Day(s)
Location:Derby
Venue:London Road Community Hospital
Trainer:Carolyn Day
Availability:  Yes (17/10/2019 22:07:30)
Course Aims

This basic to intermediate course will build on existing knowledge and skills in the management of enteral tube feeding. The course aims to enable confidence in everyday practice in adult enteral nutrition. The course is designed for participants who are newly qualified band 5 dietitians with less than 2 years experience or for those to whom enteral feeding is a new speciality.

Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of the range of enteral tube feeding routes, methods of insertion and the different tube types available.
  • Plan enteral feeding regimens, selecting appropriate feeding route, type of formula and method of administration.
  • Identify appropriate nutritional monitoring parameters and evaluate treatment.
  • Identify complications and adjust regimens and/or treatment appropriately.
Additional Information
  • Attendance certificate will be issued.
  • CPD: 5 hours.
Fees / Funded Places
  • £210 for non BDA members
  • £150 for BDA members
  • Limited funded places may be available for AHP's working for the NHS within the East Midlands.
Refreshments

  • Light lunch & refreshments included