Public Sector Event

Improving Nutrition and Hydration in Hospital

Venue: Hallam Conference Centre
44 Hallam Street

Date: 15 May 2014

Synopsis: This conference focuses on improving nutrition and hydration on the wards with a focus on eliminating harm from malnutrition in hospital and developing a zero tolerance approach.


Sessions will cover monitoring progress against the NICE quality standard, improving nutrition and hydration in hospital, meeting the CQC standards and learning from inspections, delivering a framework to reduce malnutrition among older people as recommended by the Francis Inquiry, delivering zero tolerance of harm from malnutrition, practical case studies of improvement and a final focus on working with the community and a focus on vulnerable adults and malnutrition as a safeguarding issue.

“The arrangements and best practice for providing food and drink to elderly patients require constant review, monitoring and implementation – accepted by the Government”

The Government Response to the Francis Inquiry November 2013

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Kerry Tarrant Healthcare Conferences UK 01932 429933 020 8181 6491 (fax)