Out-Patient services  

 

The Clinical Nutrition Department has a regular clinic for all out-patients. The nutrition clinic is open daily from Saturday to Wednesday for all out-patients in need of nutritional advice, intervention and even follow-up. It covers the following: Adult Dietetics, Pediatric Dietetics, Pediatric Oncology, and Adult Oncology, Metabolic, Peritoneal Dialysis and all of the cases in Business Center.

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  • Metabolic and Inborn Disorders Patients:

    • Nutrition Services commenced a specialized Nutrition Metabolic Outpatient Clinic.

  • Diabetic and Endocrine Patients:

    • Nutrition Services commenced a specialized Nutrition Diabetic and Endocrine Outpatient Clinics

  • Gastrointestinal Disorder Patients:

    • Nutrition Services commenced a specialized Nutrition Gastrointestinal Disorder  Outpatient Clinic.

  • Home Health Care:

    • All patients are reviewed on a regular basis depending on their needs.

    • The Clinical Dietitian is scheduled to visit the patients twice per week.

    • Full nutrition assessment and calculation of dietary requirements initially and then periodically as status of the patient requires.

    • Dietitian will communicate with the nurse and physician in ensuring that the correct feeding protocol is followed.

    • The dietitian will receive the feedback from nurses and physician regarding any changes in the patients’ status that needs modification in the diet.

Last Modified

17-Sep-2014 03:04 PM