Mealtime is a routine event that everyone does each day. But for many patients, mealtime is a reminder that they need help to achieve the simple task. This training session examines four key elements for feeding assistance:

  • A review of features for a positive dining environment
  • A demonstration of proper resident and staff positioning for feeding assistance
  • Illustrate the various types of assistance
  • An explanation of specific feeding techniques

 

Download: Feeding Assistant Training – Feeding techniques (.docx)
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