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December 2020

Safe Feeding in the Community: How Can I Help?

December 14, 2020

Course Objectives:

Join this course, organised by St Luke’s Hospital, to learn how to care for people with dysphagia. Learn how to identify the signs and symptoms of dysphagia and aspiration pneumonia, and perform simple care management skills.

Course Content:

· Explain the causes of dysphagia

· Identify the signs and symptoms of dysphagia and aspiration pneumonia

· Explain the purpose of diet and fluid modifications

· Prepare fluids of different consistencies

· Identify fluids and diets of different consistencies

· Employ basic safe feeding techniques

· Explain the role of oral hygiene in the person with dysphagia

Who Should Attend: Support Care Staff (Therapy Assistant, Nursing Aide), Enrolled Nurse, Registered Nurse

CLICK HERE FOR COURSE DATES, FEES AND OTHER INFORMATION

Course Enquiries: Please contact Isabel at sla_admin@stluke.org.sg

Register at: https://lms.wizlearn.com/AIC

Training Duration: 1 Full Day

Learning Mode: Face to Face

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