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The document aims to ensure safe administration of Parenteral Nutrition. To prevent the complications associated with the administration. To give clear advice and guidance for staff involved in the administration of Parenteral Nutrition.
Valid To: 17/05/2022
Publication Type: Procedures
Guideline to enable the safe introduction of enteral feeding (naso-gastric and gastrostomy) in adult patients when dietetic assessment is not possible. i.e. weekends and bank holidays.
Valid To: 20/02/2020
Publication Type: Guidelines
This guidance sets a clear protocol for the management of adults presenting with LBW. It promotes high quality patient care at the interface between primary and secondary care and between mental and physical health services. This document has been produced to address uncertainty regarding the management of adult patients wtih low body weight both in primary care and in the hospital setting
Valid To: 25/02/2022
Publication Type: Guidelines
This policy sets the standards of clinical safety that all RCHT staff must adhere to when undertaking insertion of nasogastric fine bore feeding tubes and verifying correct placement for adults. The document complies with NPSA guidance.
Valid To: 17/12/2021
Publication Type: Guidelines
This policy sets the standards of clinical safety that all RCHT staff must adhere to when undertaking insertion of nasogastric fine bore feeding tubes and verifying correct placement for adults. The document complies with NPSA guidance.
Valid To: 17/12/2021
Publication Type: Mobile Guidelines
This policy aims to ensure that all patients have optimal nutrition and hydration. It provides guidance on assessing nutritional needs and delivering care in relation to hydration and nutrition requirements
Valid To: 25/08/2019
Publication Type: Policies
This Nutrition strategy has been written in order to define roles, responsibilities and a framework to demonstrate that RCHT inpatients are receiving adequate nutrition.
Valid To: 15/03/2018
Publication Type: Strategies