It is the goal of the Republic County
Hospital's Dietary Department to meet nutritional needs of
patients and residents by providing optimal nutritional care and
quality food service.
A full-time licensed, registered dietitian is available
Assess patient and resident's nutritional
needs and assure those needs are met.
Provide inpatient & outpatient nutrition
counseling upon a physicians referral.
Lecture for group meetings.
Individualize menu's for special needs
4 week rotating menu.
Cafeteria service daily from 12 to 1 p.m.
Family or friends dining in when scheduled
Cafeteria service at dinner Monday through
Friday for LTC residents and guests.
Free meals for a parent or guardian
providing care for a child 11 or younger.
Free meals for a family member providing
care for an inpatient unable to feed themselves.
Adaptive eating utensils to encourage
independence for special needs patients or residents.
New parent celebration meal.
Birthday celebrations and seasonal parties
in Long Term Care.
To contact the Dietary Department with questions or
regarding any of our services, call 785-527-2254 extension 1156.