The NNNG was established in 1986 and soon after became a registered charity. Initially the focus of the group was enteral and parenteral nutrition support. Over recent years this focus
A Practical Guide to Advancing IV Therapy Wednesday 9th October 2013, London This national conference opened by NIVAS Chair Dr Lisa Dougherty provides a practical guide to advancing IV Therapy including developing competence,
Reducing the harm caused by misplaced nasogastric feeding tubes One day course including lunch – £95 Since 2005, the National Patient Safety Agency has received notification of 21 deaths and
Press Release 9th May 2013 BAPEN Press Release New Hospital Guide Launched Introducing: Preventing Malnutrition in Later Life: Best Practice Principles & Implementation Guide Malnutrition continues to be
The NNNG fully supports National Nutrition Day and the drive by the National Association of Care Catering and the Hospital Caters Association for their commitment to continue to raise standards of food,
March 18th 2013: BAPEN has just unveiled its innovative virtual Quality Improvement Programme which will help address the challenges faced by nutrition and hydration teams in hospitals and care settings.
Organisations such as BAPEN, NICE and AGE UK, have all indicated how important food is to an individual’s recovery in hospital. However sadly it still seems to be the one
Patient Safety First Nutrition and Hydration Week 2013 18-24th March 2013 The NNNG is delighted to support this initiative now in it’s second year and would urge all of our
The Francis Report sadly highlights all too well that nutrition and hydration is still not being recognised as an essential part of an individual’s recovery from illness in hospital. Despite
There is currently a 48 hour change over to 2013 membership, which will result in a technical problem and loss in service for some members. This should be resolved by Thursday.