What is FEES?

Course Description:
This podcast was a conversation with Jennifer Beall, MS, CCC-SLP about providing FEES as an option for instrumental assessment of swallowing – both inpatient and as a mobile FEES business. We discussed competencies and training for FEES and the benefits of FEES for patients with tracheostomies. After completing this course, you will be able to:

  1. Define FEES and list 2 benefits
  2. Describe 2 aspects of FEES that makes it a beneficial assessment for patients with tracheostomies.