BAPEN* is a Charitable Association that raises awareness of malnutrition and works to advance the nutritional care of patients and those at risk from malnutrition in the wider community. Click here to download the BAPEN brochure. BAPEN brings together the strengths of its Core Groups to raise awareness and understanding of malnutrition in all settings and provides education, advice and resources to advance the nutritional care of patients and those at risk from malnutrition in the wider community.
New data reveals increased cost of malnutrition in England
A new report identifies more than £200 million of annual savings for health and social care services through simple steps to tackle the nation's multi-billion pound malnutrition burden.
The report was launched Monday 30th November 2015 at the King’s Fund, 11 Cavendish Square, London.Read more
BAPEN has launched its Malnutrition Self-Screening Tool
BAPEN has launched a new Malnutrition Self-Screening Tool designed to help combat malnutrition, a major clinical and public health problem which is predominantly found in the community. The web-based Tool, which is free to use, is designed to help adults living in the community to identify their own risk of malnutrition.Read more
Welcome to BAPEN
Learn about the 'Malnutrition Screening Tool', the most commonly used screening tool in the UK.
Access a range of e-Learning modules designed for doctors and other health and social care workers.
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