The Nutritional Assessment in the academic hospital of Maastricht is organised by the department of dietetics. Within the hospital, the lung patients are being measured separately on the lung function department. The dieticians measure the nutritional status of the other patients.
the NA team
The Nutritional Assessment team exists of two professors, a surgeon, head of the dietetic ward, a resaercher and three dieticians.
Some administration is necesary to guide the care processes.
The academic hospital of Maastricht knows a long history of nutrition research. Prof. Dr. P.B. Soeters founded in January 1999 this function for the department of dietetics.
The dietetic ward can be reached by the central adress of the azM or directly by telephone, mail or fax.