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Nutrition Service supporting the professional

Whatever your enteral nutrition needs, the people at Fresenius Kabi Ireland have the scope and experience to help.

Our team comprises Registered Dietitians who understand and relate to the challenges you face. We're here for you enteral product enquiries, plus help and information on all aspects of enteral clinical nutrition, including education and training for healthcare professionals. Just call and we're right with you.

Contact the nutrition service team:

Phone: 00353 1 8413030

Fax: 00353 1 8496949


The Fresenius Kabi Nutrition Service Team is pleased to offer the following support services to our customers:

Enteral Nutrition Helpline

Our Nutrition Service Helpline is dedicated to providing professional nutritional advice for healthcare professionals on the use and composition of the Fresenius Kabi enteral product range and other clinical nutrition related information:


  • manned by Registered Dietitians,
  • available Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm, 
  • enquiries can be made by telephone, fax and e-mail, 
  • additional information such as product literature, reference papers and patient information leaflets will be provided where appropriate.

To access the Nutrition 24 Helpline call 00353 1 8413030


Information Service

As part of our comprehensive information service we can offer the following services free of charge to Fresenius Kabi customers:


  • abstracts and copies of key papers in clinical nutrition.
  • Quarterly Abstract Bulletin.
    • Published 4 times a year (January, April, July and October), this useful reference guide contains abstracts of articles on enteral nutrition support topics which have been published during the previous 3 months. A list of references is also provided where an abstract is not available. If you would like to be added to our mailing list please contact us.
  • Reference Packs on key topics in nutrition support, including:
    • Nutrition and wound healing.
    • Dysphagia.
    • Sip feeds.
    • Gastrostomy feeding.
    • Jejunal feeding.
    • Nasogastric feeding.
    • Fibre and enteral nutrition.
    • Nutrition assessment:
      • Access to on-line data bases for literature searches on nutrition support topics.
      • Access to a library of medical, nursing and nutrition journals.

For further information, contact us.


Education and Training


Nutrition Service Study Days

The Nutrition Service Department organise two annual national Nutrition Service Study Days. The Study Days cover a range of key topics relevant to enteral nutrition support, where key opinion leaders are invited to speak. Each study day is advertised nationally in the dietetic and nursing press and receives an overwhelming response with over 120 delegates attending. The study days are free of charge and open to all Fresenius Kabi customers. A study day review is also published in Complete Nutrition Journal.

Clinical Nutrition Presentation Series

Our team of Registered Dietitians have developed a series of clinical nutrition presentations to provide a flexible tool for achieving the ongoing education and training of healthcare professionals. The presentations can be used towards Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and Post-Registration Education and Practice (PREP). The presentations can be given to groups of healthcare professionals by one of our Nutrition Service Dietitians or your Fresenius Kabi representative.

The presentation series comprises:


  • Presentation 1 APPLIX Freka® Gastrostomy Feeding.
  • Presentation 2 APPLIX Freka® Jejunal Feeding.
  • Presentation 3 APPLIX Freka® Nasogastric Feeding.
  • Presentation 4 Nutrition and Wound Healing.
  • Presentation 5 Malnutrition in the Community.
  • Presentation 6 Nutrition and Cancer.
  • Presentation 7 Nutrition and Dysphagia.
  • Presentation 8 Nutrition and the Older Person.

The presentations are also available to purchase. Please contact Nutrition Service for more information.

For a copy of the Nutrition Service Clinical Nutrition Presentation Series please go to the download section.


In addition to the presentation series, we have a range of educational videos available to loan:


  • Triple lumen feeding and decompression tube: APPLIX Freka® Trelumina.
  • Percutaneous tubes in clinical practice, produced in collaboration with St Mark's Hospital, London.
  • Fine needle catheter jejunostomy for surgical insertion: APPLIX Freka® Surgical Jejunostomy.
  • Thick and Easy® Instant Food Thickener: A more palatable solution for dysphagia.

We also sponsor study days on nutrition for healthcare professionals and sponsor educational awards.

If you would like further details of our education and training services please contact us.


How to contact us

For further information on any of the above services, please contact your local Fresenius Kabi Representative or
contact the nutrition service team:

Phone: 00353 1 8413030

Fax: 00353 1 8496949