We are an active participant on your nutrition journey.

The Department of Nutrition Services provides our patients with many nutrition-related services including the preparation of the meals your doctor has requested to meet your specific needs. The specialty diets we use are:

In some cases, elements of these diets are also combined by doctors’ orders. Education for these diets and combinations is available as an inpatient or as a scheduled outpatient.

 

Meal service is available in the dining room Monday through Friday at the following times:

  • Breakfast – 6:30 am to 8:30 am
  • Lunch – 11:00 am to 1:30 pm
  • Dinner – 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Vending machine service is available 24 hours a day, throughout the hospital.

 

The Department of Nutrition Services is also available for those patients looking to draw on our knowledge and clinical skill regarding the conditions and dietary needs listed below: 

  • Diabetes
  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Weight management
  • Oncology
  • Pregnancy and lactation
  • Enteral and parental feeding
  • Other restricted diets

 

Wayne HealthCare Nutrition Department is an active participant in Meals On Wheels, a service that delivers meals to people in our community who are in need of assistance.