A nutritionally balanced diet in terms of calories, proteins, fats, carbohydrates, minerals, electrolytes and vitamins is essential for general well being. It enhances the immunity of the person by providing daily requirement of nutrients to the body. Therefore healthy eating habits go a long way in ensuring a healthy life.
Based on this background, the Dietary dept at Mallya Hospital offer the following services.
a. Nutritional screening for all the inpatients as a part of initial assessment within 24 hours of admission.
b. Reassessment of the patient at defined intervals.
c. Counseling to patients/ family on nutritional therapy.
d. Education to patients/ family about diet and nutrition.
e. Diet planning / distribution us relevant timings.
f. Medical nutrition therapy for all inpatient of Mallya Hospital.
The dept. offers a dietetic service for all inpatients and outpatients. Dietary Department functions from 6.30 am to 8 pm everyday including Sundays and holidays.