At Southwest VA Home Health Care, Inc., our Registered Dietitian will provide patients with nutritional teaching in the home setting and will develop special diets for patients such as:
Our staff will assist physicians in developing diets that provide enough nutrition to promote proper wound healing. Adequate amounts of protein, zinc and vitamins A, C and E are an important part of the daily diet.
Our Registered Dietitian will assess the patients current level of nutrition, work with them to develop a satisfactory diet program and educate them on why it is important to make specific dietary choices. We encourage patients to implement new diets into their lifestyle.