This week is Nutrition and Hydration Week, an excellent campaign which celebrates food and drink as a way of maintaining health and wellbeing. As part of the Week, the Malnutrition Task Force will be looking at malnutrition among older people in the community and highlighting wonderful examples of initiatives that can help tackle this.
Dianne Jeffrey ( far left and speaking) and Baroness Sally Greengross (left and sitting) at the MTF Parliamentary reception. Photograph: Alex Rumford The Malnutrition Task Force recently hosted an event in Parliament. In this blog, our chair Dianne Jeffrey discusses the event and reflects back on the key issues surrounding malnutrition that were covered in […]
NHS England today launch new guidance for commissioners on commissioning for the nutrition and hydration needs of their population and delivering excellent nutrition and hydration care in acute services and the community. The aim of the guidance is to support commissioners to address these issues and develop strategies to improve local services. The Malnutrition Task Force […]