Nutrition & Hydration


This downloadable training addresses the role of proper nutrition and hydration in maintaining older adults’ strength and health in long-term care facilities.

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Following the completion of this training, employees will be able to:

  1. State the risk factors for poor nutrition and inadequate hydration in older adults
  2. Name three complications of malnutrition
  3. Identify interventions to prevent poor nutrition and inadequate hydration

Main Topics to Cover Are: 

  • Natural Consequences of Aging
  • Interventions to Prevent Poor Nutrition
  • Dehydration Risks
  • Signs and Symptoms of Dehydration
  • Interventions to Prevent Dehydration

This inservice is ready-to-present and provides an In-service Notice, Pre-Test/Post-Test, and Attendance Sheet. It’s designed to be 20-30 minutes in length.

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