PEG FEEDING WORKSHOP

 

This workshop is designed specifically for carers supporting clients who have a PEG (Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy) tube and require feeding via the tube.

This workshop supports carers to develop the knowledge and skills required to care and support the person with feeding, assist in the care and management of the PEG and appreciate the significance of the tube.

 

Content:

  • What is a PEG.
  • Why a PEG is inserted.
  • How is the PEG managed.
  • Feeding Regimes.
  • Management of the tube and gastrostomy site.
  • Administration of nutrients, fluids and medications.
  • Identification and management of common problems.
  • A practical session for participants to show competency in feeding via a PEG tube.

 

Workshop Duration:   3 hours

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