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Enteral Feeding


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About the Course

Level up your expertise on enteral feeding with this microlearning course! It offers evidence-based recommendations on best practices in nutritional assessment, nasogastric tube (NGT) insertion, and bolus and continuous feeding for patient with NGT or other enteral feeding tubes.

Why is this course for you?

This course is designed for healthcare professionals to enhance their understanding on nutritional assessment and safe practices for patients who are on enteral feeding.

At the end of the course, you will be able to:

  • Extend your understanding of nutritional assessment
  • Compare the usage of different enteral feeding formulas
  • Reflect on the safety practices of NGT insertion
  • Demonstrate nursing management of bolus feeding via NGT safely
  • Perform scheduling for enteral feeding
  • Recognise and manage common complications related to enteral feeding

 

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Course Curator

School of Health Sciences

School of Health Sciences, Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Established since 2005, the School of Health Sciences prides itself on grooming healthcare talents who are well regarded for their professional competency and recognised for their care for patients. The School has also maintained close links with both public and private healthcare providers to serve the needs of the community.