Nurse educators' initiative improves oral health of care home residents

Response was prompted by CQC report on lack of oral health training in many care homes
Picture shows an older woman holding a toothbrush in her mouth

Response was prompted by CQC report on lack of oral health training in many care homes

  • Training package devised by Devon nurse educators aims to improve oral health
  • Package provides care home staff with knowledge, tools, support and guidance
  • It includes information on cleaning dentures and oral care at the end of life