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Outpatients

A number of Primary Care Clinics are held at various locations across the City and County.  These are for people referred by Primary Care Health Professionals/Teams. 

 
We accept referrals for Adults/Paediatrics/LASS/Specialist Obesity Pre-bariatric/Domiciliary (tel contact)
 
Referrals to our Service should be made via:
  • SystemOne - PRISM and E-refer for SystmOne users
  • PRISM - for non SystmOne users including EMIS practices (available on the HUB home page) and sent to LLR.nutritiondietetics@nhs.net
  • Electronic referrals via LLR.nutritiondietetics@nhs.net or E-refer for Community staff with limited access to SystmOne
  • If you do not have electronic access, please contact us on 0116 2227170 for further support


Referral Criteria - Adults

Information for health professionals showing referral route for adults in primary care
Housebound patients (Domicilary telephone contact) referrals should be made as above using the PRISM Domiciliary forms and by following guidelines:
 
 

Adult Nutritional Screening Tool for use in the Community

To be used by Practice Nurses and District Nurses where scales are not available to weigh patients.
 
 

Referrals for patients in Care Homes

These should be made via the patients GP as a Domiciliary referral via the methods as above - clearly showing that food first advice has been implemented and LMSG guidelines have been followed.
 

Referral Criteria - Paediatrics

Information for health professionals showing referral route for paediatrics in primary care
 

 

Patient Client Sessions

Dietitians across Leicestershire and Rutland provide education sessions for patients and the public.  This can often be initiated by the Primary Health Care Team (e.g. group education sessions for people with diabetes) or can be at the request of support and voluntary groups.  Depending on the organisation that requests the talk, there can sometimes be a charge.
 
Please contact our Headquarters at Enderby on 0116 2227170 if you would like to arrange an education session.