Essentials for Optimal Dysphagia Management in Aged Care- BRISBANE

Essentials for Optimal Dysphagia Management in Aged Care- BRISBANE


This workshop is designed to educate nurses working in aged care on the impact of dysphagia and how to optimize nutrition and hydration safely within an aged care or community care setting.

This full day workshop covers the following and so much more:

  • Overview of dysphagia,
  • Risks and signs of dysphagia
  • Assessment vs screening
  • Texture modified diets
  • Thickened fluids- why thicker isn’t safer
  • Choking vs aspiration
  • Management of dysphagia in an aged care setting, and
  • What is oral hygiene?
  • Mouth cares and managing dry mouths
  • positioning essentials
  • Cues and prompts
  • Mealtime assistance

This is a fully catered one day event.

Seminar fee includes coffee/tea, morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea.

START: 28/02/2022 8:30 am
END: End date not setup or same of start date 3:00 pm
ADDRESS: Victoria Park Golf Complex 309 Herston Road Brisbane City, QLD 4006 Australia
ORGANISER: Food Solutions Diet Consultants
$: 203.50
CONTACT: 1300850246


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