The OSF Holy Family Medical Center dietician can provide nutrition counseling to patients on both an inpatient or outpatient basis.
Patients with a written physician order for medical nutrition therapy or special patient request for weight loss, diabetes diagnosis, lowering cholesterol, lowering blood pressure, etc. will meet with the OSF Holy Family dietician.
Any individual consultation requires a written physician order, which can be requested by the patient or the dietician.
Patients can contact the dietician's office with general nutrition questions or information about specific diets.
If you already have a physician referral to the see the dietician and would like to schedule an appointment please call the Central Scheduling Department at (309) 734-1446. Central Scheduling is open Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. If you you are unable to reach a scheduler please leave a detailed voice mail and our schedulers will return your call.
The OSF Holy Family dietican is also part of the OSF Holy Family Diabetes Care team and provides group and individual diabetes self-management training for patients.
Requests for community groups about general nutrition topics can be made through the Speaker's Bureau.