Clinical Nutrition Services
Outpatient Nutrition Counseling
If you have special dietary restrictions due to health needs, or if you just want to improve your overall health, an Elkhart General Hospital Registered Dietitian can help. By translating the latest scientific findings into easy-to-understand information, our nutrition specialists will help you eat smart and stay healthy.
The Elkhart General Hospital Registered Dietitians provide over 90 years combined expereince as dietitians in various disciplines throughout the hospital. The RDs represent a range of practice areas and interests including public health, sports nutrition, Medical Nutrition Therapy, diet counseling, diabetes, FSM, geriatric, oncology and critical care nutrition. All EGH RDs are recognized and accredited by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) of the American Dietetic Association and certified by the state of Indiana.
Patient Dining Services
Elkhart General Hospital realizes that receiving proper nutrition while in the hospital is crucial to your recovery process. To help with your dining experience, we offer a meal delivery service specifically for our patients' guests.
Information on Your Special Diet
While you are a patient in the hospital and place your Room Service order, the Room Service Assistant will help you make choices that fit your special diet.