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Meal Service in Home Care

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Attentive meal service combined with healthy and flavoursome food can be a high point in the day of home care clients. Meal service for home care clients is a topic worthy of consideration, as studies show that malnutrition affects about 15% of home care recipients in Australia.

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Attentive meal service combined with healthy and flavoursome food can be a high point in the day of home care clients. Meal service for home care clients is a topic worthy of consideration, as studies show that malnutrition affects about 15% of home care recipients in Australia. It would be unwise to underestimate the effect that food presentation and service have on appetite and an individual’s eagerness to participate in mealtime. This article will provide tips for providing high-quality meal service to home care clients.

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