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    Nutritional Screening: A 'MUST' for Healthcare Workers

    Through this e-learning portal you can directly access 3 interactive e-Learning modules on nutritional screening using ‘MUST’, designed for health and care staff working in hospitals, primary care and care homes.

    Developed in partnership between BAPEN and Greater Glasgow and Clyde NHS these three modules explain the causes and consequences of malnutrition, the importance of nutritional screening and how to screen using ‘MUST’. Each module includes case studies and care plans appropriate for the work place and an online assessment together with the ability to print off certificates of achievement.

    The modules takes approximately 45 minutes to complete and you can do at a time, place and pace suitable for you.

    On completion of a module you will be able to:

        •    Appreciate the detrimental consequences of malnutrition
        •    Perform nutritional screening using the ‘Malnutrition Universal Screening Tool’ (‘MUST’)
        •    Demonstrate changes in patients’ nutritional risk through regular screening
        •    Identify and take appropriate actions for nutritionally at risk patients

    Nutritional Screening: A 'MUST' for Hospitals

    This e-Learning module is aimed specifically at staff working within a hospital environment.

    The cost of this e-Learning module is £10 and is payable either via PayPal or with a Credit / Debit Card.

    To access the e-Learning module click here

    Nutritional Screening: A 'MUST' for Primary Care

    This e-Learning module is aimed specifically at staff working within a primary care environment.

    The cost of this e-Learning module is £10 and is payable either via PayPal or with a Credit / Debit Card.

    To access the e-Learning module click here

    Nutritional Screening: A 'MUST' for Care Homes

    This e-Learning module is aimed specifically at staff working within a care home environment.

    The cost of this e-Learning module is £10 and is payable either via PayPal or with a Credit / Debit Card.

    To access the e-Learning module click here

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  • NICE recommends use of ‘MUST’ e-learning modules

    NICE has recommended the use of BAPEN’s interactive e-learning resource on nutritional screening using the ‘Malnutrition Universal Screening Tool’ (‘MUST’) for staff working in hospitals, primary care and care homes to aid implementation on the new NICE Quality Standards for Nutritional Support of Adults: http://guidance.nice.org.uk/QS24*. The three ‘MUST’ modules explain the causes and consequences of malnutrition, the importance of nutritional screening and how to screen using ‘MUST'.