Monitoring of Pediatric clients who receive enteral feeding by nasogastric or gastrostomy feeding devices in their home.
A team of dietitians, feeding therapists, registered nurses and social workers who work together to assist families and caregivers in managing a child's tube feeding at home. Regular review and follow up of formula / supplies, nutritional requirements, oral feeding review, tube site issues are carried out by the team. Nurses educate care givers / family how to use and care for the feeding tube. This Edmonton area program provides service to clients from Red Deer north.
Visit the PEAS (Pediatric Eating and Swallowing) website to find relevant information for families and care providers of children with an eating, feeding and swallowing disorder.