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Community Nutrition & Dietetics

The Community Dietetic Service was established in 1995. 
Our aim is to provide nutritional and dietary advice to adult patients (over 16’s) and provide an equitable and quality service for General Practitioners and primary care teams across Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde.

The Community Dietitians Role includes:

  • Undertaking nutritional and dietary assessments
  • Providing appropriate dietary advice and information
  • Negotiating an individual’s dietary action plan
  • Monitoring the individuals progress as agreed in the plan
  • Liaising with the referrer and others involved in the individuals care
  • Providing training to other health professionals on nutritional issues 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Emma Shepherd
Contact Position
Head of Department for SLT and Dietetics
Telephone
E-mail
bfwh.askadietician@nhs.net
Website
www.bfwh.nhs.uk/.../communitydietetics

Where to go

Address
St. Annes Medical Centre
Durham Avenue
Lytham St. Annes
Lancashire
Postcode
FY8 2EP

Other Details

Availability

Referral required
 Yes
Referral Details

Any health care professional can refer to dietetics

 Last updated: 24 May 2020