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PEG Feeding Awareness Training Online

Our PEG Feeding Training Online enables attendees to identify the many different resources to why an individual may require a PEG to be fitted as well as what the PEG insertion procedure is.
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About PEG Feeding Awareness Training Online

What is a PEG? What is Aspiration? What is Bolus Feed? What is Continuous Feeding? What is Feed? What is Granulation? What is a Pump? What is Reflux? What is a Stoma? What is the PEG insertion procedure? What is the digestive system and what parts of the body are involved? What are the 3 main methods to administering a PEG feed? What types of equipment is used? What legislation and guidelines are involved? Our Online PEG Feeding Training will help you answer the questions above and more.

PEG blockages occur in about 20% of cases and are mainly caused by inadequate flushing regimens after administration of the feed and medication. Through our PEG Awareness course, you will gain an understanding of what CQC’s specifications are regarding PEG Feeding. You will learn what an infected PEG site is and how it looks/ what it can do to an individual. You will learn what Buried Bumper Syndrome is and how it can be caused. You will learn the different complications that can occur when wearing a PEG. You will learn the roles and responsibilities of different multidisciplinary teams. You will learn the guidelines of NICE. You will learn the different formulas available for tube feeding. You will learn the different PEG feeding equipment used. You will learn the 3 main methods to administering a PEG feed. You will learn the different parts of the digestive system and how they are involved within the process of digesting.

What does this course cover?

  • Why PEGs are used.
  • Recognise the types of individuals who need PEGs.
  • Recognise how the digestive system works and what is involved.
  • Understand how nutrition is given through a PEG.
  • Understand the responsibilities and roles of different types of multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Develop knowledge of the different complications that can occur.
  • Explore additional considerations.

Who is our PEG Feeding Awareness Training Online for?

Our PEG Feeding Awareness course is for anyone who is looking for basic awareness knowledge regarding PEG feeding. This course will not credit preparing and administer medicines via enteral feeding tubes.

What will you achieve?

  • Discuss how complications can occur when wearing a PEG Feeder.
  • Discuss the NICE and CQC guidelines regarding PEG Feeding.
  • Recognise the different types of feeding formulas available.
  • Be able to understand the digestive system and what every organ involvement is.
  • Evaluate the different PEG insertion procedures.
  • Develop knowledge, skills, and strategies to develop positive environments for individuals who wear a PEG feeder.

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