Dietetics provides a high quality patient focused service. The Dietitians at Monash Children’s Hospital have much experience and knowledge in managing issues and diseases that commonly affect infants, children and adolescents.
Dietetics provides a high quality patient focused service.
The Dietitians at Monash Children’s Hospital have much experience and knowledge in managing issues and diseases that commonly affect infants, children and adolescents. Dietetics provide a service to all inpatient programs, selected paediatric outpatient clinics in addition to conducting a paediatric and Home Enteral Nutrition dietetic clinic. Dietetic services include:
The Dietitians at Monash Children’s Hospital also have a close working relationship with the Food Services Department to ensure the provision of quality meals to meet special dietary requirements.
Dietetics and nutrition in the community
We will see children 0-17 years of age
We work with children and families to assess and assist with nutrition and weight management.
Please contact the service for more information on: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fees may apply for some services. Please ask access service for information.
The fact sheets below are for general information only. Please consult with a dietitian or other health professionals to make sure this information is right for your child.
Outpatient dietetic consultations require a medical/nursing/allied health written referral.
Children consulted in Monash Health public outpatient clinics and those discharged from an inpatient stay can be referred to the Dietetic outpatient clinics.
All inpatient referrals are activated within 24 business hours of receiving a referral. Outpatient clinic waiting periods are usually four to six weeks.
There is no cost associated with outpatient consultations.
For referrals please contact us via the following:
Phone: 1300 3 iCARE (1300 342 273)
Fax: (03) 9594 9221
For more information or assistance with your referral please contact the service on email@example.com.