Ms. Garima Pal
(M.Sc. Food and Nutrition )
Role of Dietician in Health care:-
- The dietician is the link between the patient and the medical team or physician in assisting difficult decision making about nutrition care. They have an active role in the care and support of all patients.
- Diet therapy is a part of patient’s medical treatment. The patient will require advice or instructions for the dietary modification.
This information is provided to them by the dietician.
- The dietician has a unique position on the health care team in relation to the patient’s nutritional needs.