Nurses are fundamental in providing nutritional support and information to patients. Nursing staff are in the front line when it comes to identifying and addressing the nutritional needs of patients.
The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) is the independent organisation responsible for providing national guidance for the NHS and the wider public health community on the promotion
Andrea Cartwright, Consultant Nurse- Nutrition Support, Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust , has been named the 2011/12 Enteral/Parenteral Nutrition Professional of the year. The prestigious CN Awards recognise the significant
The NNNG committee has been working in accordance with the Charity Commission’s guidance and have reviewed and updated the constitution to reflect the core values and business of the group
The NNNG has just submitted comments to the expert reference group during their consultation period for the above guidelines. The NNNG is pleased that Jose Bennell, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Nutrition
Launched Good Practice Guideline Monday 23rd July 2012 – Changing of a balloon gastrostomy tube (BGT) into the stomach for adults and children, supported by the National Patient Safety Agency.
A new practical guide has been launched to assist GPs and other community healthcare professionals in identifying and managing the 3 million people in the UK at risk of disease-related
The British Association of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (BAPEN) launched their new and improved website this week. The website launch to coincide with the Digestive Diseases Week (DDF) has significantly improved the