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Clinical Dietitian

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Clinical Dietitians can perform a number of services for patients. Nutritional assessments include:

  • Comprehensive evaluation of diet for carbohydrate, fat, protein, vitamins and minerals.
  • Evaluation of weight using body mass index and ideal body weight for height.
  • Diet education both verbal and written over phone or in home.

Patients who would benefit from a Clinical Dietitian include:

  • Newly diagnosed diabetes 
  • Diabetes with need for further diet education
  • Cancer
  • Patients on tube feedings
  • Patients on intravenous nutritional support
  • Hypertension
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Poor weight gain
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • New ostomies
  • Wound healing
  • Renal problems
  • Weight loss
  • Food allergies

If interested in a comprehensive evaluation by a dietitian, inform your Banner Home Care case manager. They will get an order from your primary care physician for a nutrition evaluation and education.

Banner Home Care
East Valley
275 E. Germann Road, Suite 110
Gilbert, AZ 85297
(480) 657-1000
1-800-293-6989
 
West Valley
13950 W Meeker Blvd Suite 101
Sun City West AZ 85375
(480) 657-1400
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