Your discharge instructions will include the diet you are to follow upon discharge. If you are ordered a special diet you will be given a copy of the diet and any special instructions you need.
Why do I need to follow this diet?
There are many different types of diets specific to certain medical conditions. If you don’t follow the diet some restricted foods may cause a decline in your health. It is very important to try to follow this diet as closely as possible. If you have any questions you should call your physician.
Who can I talk to if I have more questions about a specific diet?
The dietary department has individual instruction available for a small fee. For information call 814-534-9461or to schedule sessions call 814-534-9186 or 1-800-999-9675.
This information is intended to inform and educate and is not a replacement for medical evaluation, advice, diagnosis or treatment by a healthcare professional.