This Dysphagia Care training course is suited to nurses, care staff, health care assistants, dietitians, or anyone that works with people with dysphagia. Increase your staff's knowledge and understanding of dysphagia with this online course.
Dysphagia can really harm a person's quality of life and lead to malnutrition, chest infections, and choking incidents. It is estimated over 50% of residents in care homes will have a degree of dysphagia. It is vital your staff learn the correct skills and knowledge to be able to provide safe care to those with dysphagia.
This online Dysphagia Care training course will teach your employees what dysphagia is, the 4 phases of swallowing, the signs and symptoms of dysphagia, understand SLT, how and when to make referrals, diet and fluids, and how to support those with dysphagia.
Upon successful completion, learners will be able to instantly download their Dysphagia Care certificate.
The aim of this Dysphagia Care training course is to greater increase your understanding of Dysphagia Care, its causes, and its signs and symptoms.
The key points covered in this course are:
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Become certified in dysphagia care today and enrol on our Dysphagia Care training course. It covers the below questions in more depth!
This online Dysphagia Care training is designed for staff that works with dysphagia or wants to gain a better understanding of dysphagia care. This could include:
Dysphagia care is important because it can be dangerous due to difficulty swallowing food and drinks. If not cared for properly, the person with dysphagia can be malnourished, leading to illnesses such as chest infections and pneumonia.
Ensure your staff have the correct training in place to provide effective care and enrol on our online Dysphagia Care training course.
Our Dysphagia Care training course is available 24/7, anytime, anywhere. Perfect for care staff with busy schedules or difficult shift patterns.
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