NUTRITIONAL SERVICES

It is our goal to meet the nutritional needs of our patients and guests. Avita Health System can make a positive impact on the emotional and physical conditions of many patients through successful Medical Nutrition therapy.

Medical Nutritional Therapy (MNT) is an essential component of comprehensive healthcare. As a vital part of the healthcare team at Avita, Registered Dietitians provide MNT and nutritional education to patients with a variety of health conditions and illness. Education is a key element to any successful program.

Our registered dietitian provides nutritional counseling to anyone looking to improve their overall health and well-being with a prescription from their physician.

Conditions that benefit from MNT include:

  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Hypertension
  • High cholesterol
  • Diabetes
  • Cancer
  • Weight management
  • Celiac disease
  • Cirrhosis
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Immunocompromise
  • Infant/Child feeding
  • Failure to thrive
  • Osteoporosis
  • Anemia
  • Pregnancy
  • Renal Disease
  • COPD/Pulmonary disease

Medical Nutrition Therapy, when appropriately provided by a Registered Dietitian, can:

  • Improve a patient’s health and well-being
  • Decrease hospitalization
  • Reduce prescription drug use
  • Improve patient outcomes
  • Lower healthcare costs

For a consultation please call, 419-563-9375 at Bucyrus Hospital and 419-468-0674 at Galion Hospital.

CAFETERIA LOCATIONS

  • Galion HospitalThe hospital cafeteria, located on the first floor, is open as a convenience to family members, visitors, and guests. There are also vending machines located on the first floor, near the waiting areas for use at any time. The cafeteria is open Monday through Sunday, 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Bucyrus HospitalThe hospital cafeteria, located on the ground floor, is open as a convenience to family members, visitors, and guests. There are also vending machines located on the ground floor, near the Emergency Department waiting area for use at any time. The cafeteria is open Monday through Sunday, 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Avita Ontario HospitalThe hospital cafeteria, located on the third floor, is open as a convenience to family members, visitors, and guests. There are also vending machines located on the ground floor, near the Emergency Department waiting area for use at any time. The cafeteria is open Monday through Sunday, 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.