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We are attending the (Sold Out) IDDSI Festival: Innovation in Dysphagia Care

Posted on 19/09/2023 by Kate Dickinson
Estimated reading time: 2 min read
Categories: Company News, Healthcare

The International Dysphagia Diet Standardisation Initiative (IDDSI) is gearing up for its third IDDSI Congress & Festival, set to take place in Derby, UK, on Thursday, September 21st, 2023. This event promises to be a remarkable gathering for healthcare professionals, dietitians, speech and language therapists, caterers, chefs, patient groups, suppliers, and anyone involved in implementing the IDDSI framework. We will be among the exhibitors at this year’s festival displaying our brand new Dysphagia Drinks Machine.

What is the IDDSI Festival?

The IDDSI Congress & Festival is an event that underscores the commitment of healthcare professionals and organizations to improving the lives of individuals with dysphagia. Dysphagia, a condition where individuals have difficulty swallowing, can have a profound impact on a person’s quality of life. The IDDSI framework has emerged as a beacon of hope in this realm, providing standardized terminology and definitions for food and drink textures, facilitating improved patient care and safety worldwide.

Why attend the IDDSI Festival?

We are a leading player in the field of refreshment solutions, and have now introduced a new machine to market, to make a difference in dysphagia care.

What will be on our Stand?

  1. The Dysphagia Machine: We will be unveiling the brand-new Dysphagia machine. This cutting-edge equipment promises to revolutionize the preparation of dysphagia-friendly food and beverages. Its precision in achieving the specified IDDSI textures ensures that individuals with dysphagia can enjoy meals that are not only safe but also delicious.
  2. Hot and Cold Drink Samples: We will be serving samples of the wide range of hot and cold drink we have available. These beverages are carefully crafted to meet IDDSI standards, providing a delightful experience for those with dysphagia.
  3. Engage with Experts: Interact with Refreshment Systems’ knowledgeable team members, who can provide insights into how their solutions can be integrated into your healthcare or catering facility.
  4. Networking Opportunities: Connect with other healthcare professionals, suppliers, and experts in the field of Dysphagia care to exchange ideas and best practices.

Why Choose The Dysphagia Machine?

  • Cutting-Edge Technology: Explore the future of dysphagia care with Refreshment Systems’ Dysphagia machine. Witness firsthand how technology can enhance the quality of life for those with swallowing difficulties.
  • Taste and Texture: Experience the difference that precise adherence to IDDSI standards can make in the texture and flavor of food and drinks designed for dysphagia patients.

The Important Event Details:

The Event is completely sold out, if you were unable to get tickets this time look out for the IDDSI Festival 2024.

Exhibition Stand: Stand 2

Where: Reach Events Centre, Derby, DE24 8HY

When: Thursday, September 21st, 2023

For more information visit: IDDSI – UK IDDSI Festival 2023

Don’t miss the opportunity to visit stand 2 at the festival, where you can witness the future of dysphagia care and indulge in delectable drink samples. Together, we can make a meaningful impact on the lives of those affected by dysphagia.

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