The importance of nutrition

This video from the social care institute for excellence gives practice steps on how to improve nutrition in care homes and in the community. It emphasises choice, engagement, respect and control. A dignified solution to a continuing problem

10% of elderly people in Britain are at risk of malnutrition and 30% of those admitted to hospital are suffering from malnutrition. If you want to find out what steps you can take to tackle these problems, watch this video on Scie's Youtube Channel or take a look at the Nutrition guide on the Scie web site.