[PDF] The value of nutritional care in helping the NHS to deliver on the NHS outcomes framework

Source:
British Dietetic Association - BDA
Publisher:
British Dietetic Association
Publication date:
01 October 2013

Abstract

  This report explores how improved nutritional care can enhance the quality of life for people with  long-term conditions who are at risk of malnutrition, with specific reference to: 
  • people feeling supported to manage their condition (indicator 2.1) 
  • reducing unplanned hospitalisation for chronic ambulatory care sensitive conditions (indicator 
  • 2.3i) 
  • improving the effectiveness of post-diagnosis care in sustaining independence and improving quality of life for people with dementia (indicator 2.6ii)