Community service dieticians delivering an effective nutrion service: what are the policy options?

OUTPUT TYPE: Policy briefs
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2012
TITLE AUTHOR(S): N.P.Steyn
KEYWORDS: COMMUNITY PUBLIC HEALTH, DIETICIANS, EATING BEHAVIOUR, NUTRITION
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Abstract

This policy brief deals with an opportunity to improve the delivering of nutrition services to patients attending healthcare services in South Africa by utilising dieticians and/or newly registered nutritionists who are undertaking their compulsory community service year.