NHS Highland- food and fluid in care education sessions

Date of event: 04/05/2017

NHS Highland are offering a range of food and fluid in care education sessions, open to all chefs, cooks and care staff working in registered care services who are supporting and caring for people living with swallowing difficulties. These sessions are also open to care inspectorate staff with an interest in this area.

The following sessions are available:

4th May 2017: Smithton Free church, Inverness (practical and interactive event, covering texture modification, meal time experience, swallowing, specialist equipment, Food First and oral health)

23rd August 2017: Invermorriston hall practical and interactive event, covering texture modification, meal time experience, swallowing, specialist equipment, Food First and oral health)

4th October 2017: Portree, Skye. Nutrition and hydration study day (covering hydration, nutrition screening, oral health, Food first, swallowing and positioning)

23rd November 2017: Smithton church, Inverness (covering Texture modification, meal time experience, swallowing, specialist equipment, Food First and oral health)

For all bookings and enquiries please contact at evelyn.newman@nhs.net or tel 07870 868475. These events will also be advertised locally so early booking is recommended.

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