The following companies will be present at the BDA Scotland Event
- Alzheimers Scotland
- Carers Scotland
- Fresenius Kabi Ltd
- NHS Education for Scotland
The BDA will be representated alongside the Trade Union and Work Ready Programme.
Contact - Alison Robinson and Debra McAlees
Nutrition Solutions for All Ages
We understand that good nutrition provides the foundation for a lifetime of good health. That’s why we develop a variety of science-based products that nourish infants, children and adults—from oral nutritional supplements to tube feeds. We also offer a variety of resources for patients, caregivers and healthcare professionals, including a free nutrition helpline, as well as a service devoted to easing the transition from hospital to home and more.
Alzheimer Scotland - Action on Dementia
Alzheimer Scotland is the leading dementia organisation in Scotland. They campaign for the rights of people with dementia and their families and provide an extensive range of innovative and personalised support services. Their aims are:
- To be the national and local voice of and for people with dementia and their carers in Scotland.
- To improve public policies for the benefit of people with dementia and their carers.
- To provide and to secure the provision of high quality services for people with dementia.
- To provide and to secure the provision of high quality services for carers of people with dementia.
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AYMES® is an independent British company, comprising of a team of professionals who, combined, have over 100 years of experience working in the area of Medical Nutrition. Aymes make their own decisions about their budgets, therefore they can offer a mor
e flexible approach to their customers and tailor their services to suit t
he needs of you and your patients. Their range is available without the need for discussion around contracts, as prices are fixed by the listed tariff price. Just like you, they love what they do and nothing is someone else's problem.
Contact - Patricia Clark firstname.lastname@example.org
Carers Scotland is a charity which supports over 759,000 people in Scotland who care for a disabled, elderly or seriously ill relative, friend or neighbour. We provide expert advice, information and support, including a range of nutritional literature, produced in partnership with Nutricia. We also provide training; campaign for lasting change; and innovate to find new ways to reach and support carers. This includes our care management app, Jointly, and an e-learning module on nutrition which helps carers understand the role of nutrition for themselves and the person they are looking after. We also operate the Scottish Government's Carer Positive award scheme, which recognises employers who have a supportive working environment for their staff who are carers.
Fresenius Kabi Ltd
Contact - Adele Stewart
Fresenius Kabi is the leader in infusion therapy and clinical nutrition in Europe. It is focused on the therapy and care of critically and chronically ill patients in both the hospital and home environment. The company develops, manufactures and markets products that offer efficient clinical outcomes combined with a commitment to quality and patient safety. With a corporate philosophy of “Caring for Life” the company’s goal is to improve the patient’s quality of life. This means that we continuously strive to develop our specialist skills in the fields of nutrition, infusion therapy, oncology and homecare. In doing so we provide innovative solutions to meet the highest standards of patient care.
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Scotland's favourite provider of essential gluten-free foods available from the local pharmacy. The range includes bread, rolls, flour mixes, breakfast cereals, oats, pasta, pizza bases and crackers. Juvela take pride not just in the quality of their products, but also the expertise they can offer through their customer support and professionally reviewed resources.
NHS Education for Scotland
Their Vision: Quality education for a Healthier Scotland. Their Mission: Education that enables excellence in health and care for the people of Scotland.
NHS Education for Scotland (NES) is an education and training body and a special health board within NHS Scotland, with responsibility for supporting NHS services in Scotland by developing and delivering education and training for the healthcare workforce.
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At Nutricia we believe in the power of nutrition to make a positive and proven difference to health. We focus our time and energy on developing and delivering nutritional solutions to meet both existing and emerging health needs. Our products are developed to meet the specific nutritional needs associated with a variety of diseases and conditions, including cancer, COPD, stroke and dysphagia, cow's milk allergy, disease related malnutrition, faltering growth, epilepsy and in born errors of metabolism. We provide a wide range of support services that meet the needs of patients and HCP's. For example, through our Nutricia Homeward Service we deliver medical nutrition products, tube feeding systems and nursing care directly to more than 25,000 patients at home. We are proud to work in partnership with patient, carer and professional organisations to help meet our ambition to make medical nutrition an integral part of healthcare.
Representatives covering adult, paediatrics and dysphagia ranges will be available on the stand.
Contact - Steve Brown firstname.lastname@example.org
PINNT is a national, independent, not for profit membership charity established for over 25 years providing mutual support and understanding to hundreds of adults, children and their families adapting to life on home artificial nutrition. PINNT provides this support direct via local and regional groups, online via forums and literature and a national telephone and email helpline. Additionally, we collaborate with healthcare organisations and industry to ensure that the patient voice is heard across all levels of healthcare.
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Vitaflo® are at the forefront of developing innovative specialised clinical nutrition products for Metabolic Disorders, Nutrition Support and specific conditions such as Kidney Disease. Our aim is to create products that combine the best of cutting edge research with the lifestyle demands of modern living, ensuring the most acceptable products are available for the patient. By constantly evolving to meet patient needs, Vitaflo will continue to develop products which offer patients choice and help support them in complying with restrictive therapeutic diets.