Auckland DHB Allied Health Auckland City Hospital
Public Service, Allied Health
Allied Health - Nutrition & Dietetics Team Clinical Support
Nutrition and Dietetic Services provide cover across all adult wards at Auckland City Hospital, renal services and outpatients. Dietitians use scientific evidence about food and nutrition and translate it into practical strategies to support a person’s optimal health and well-being. A Dietitian will work in partnership with an individual and their whanau and provide nutrition assessment, education, intervention and monitoring tailored for their needs.
Monday to Friday within the hospital Dietitians are available to assess inpatients considered to require nutrition support such as parenteral (intravenous), enteral or supplementary nutrition drinks or special diets. There is also a Dietitian available on weekends and public holidays for enteral feeding who can be contacted on 021 753 089
For Outpatients please referrals are required from a doctor or Dietitian and these should be sent to the ADHB Central Referrals Office at Greenlane Clinical Centre.