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Where non-urgent ward activities were stopped towards focusing on feeding patients.

2 yrs ago the charity Age Concern released the ‘Hungry to be Heard’ advertising campaign and says despite the heightened public awareness and a commitment from the Government to tackle the problem, a survey of 110 NHS trusts has uncovered that 43 percent experienced still not introduced protected mealtimes, where non-urgent ward activities were stopped towards focusing on feeding patients. Related StoriesACC's public reporting system provides information regarding hospitals' performanceBoston Kids's and Rock Health synergy to accelerate advancement of pediatric wellness technologiesPatients offered animal-assisted therapy at UCLA HealthAge Concern can give many examples of patients missing their foods because they were taken to the toilet during mealtimes or regimen examinations were conducted and says that 1 in 3 NHS Trusts in England have not yet introduced a red tray system, where food trays are colour-coded to show an individual needs help with taking in. Continue reading