Clinical Nutrition What to Expect

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Clinical dietitians work throughout the medical center — on the inpatient units as well as in the ambulatory clinics. Clinical Nutrition staff monitors every inpatient admitted to Children's Health℠ and provides intervention to those who are deemed at nutrition risk. Ambulatory staff screen every outpatient admitted to Children's. 

The physician or nurse will often request the dietitian to see a child if they feel a nutrition assessment is needed.  However, families are encouraged to have the dietitian contacted at any time if they have a nutrition concern.

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