Dietetics

Providing the Best Nutrition for Seniors

Aged care facility managers and clinicians know that both food and nutritional information play a significant role in maintaining the well-being of the elderly. Due to illnesses, reduced food intake and lack of variety, many elderly patients suffer from nutrient deficiency. Seniors need to eat well to age well!

Here at AHP, we understand the significance of meeting the dietary requirements of your elderly residents. Our registered dieticians have the knowledge and experience to ensure they provide the best tailored dietetics services to an individual patient or eldercare facility. AHP works with every client to better understand the nutritional problems their patients face and provide the right dietician and support that aligns with their specific requirements.

AHP’s dieticians aim to advance health through good nutrition. We offer tailored dietary services including:

  1. Comprehensive Resident Assessments
  2. Specialised Medical Diets
  3. Weight Management
  4. Menu Creation and Nutritional Analysis
  5. Seasonal Menu Planning
  6. Care Staff Education
  7. Prescribing Dietary Supplements, Client Education and Case Conferences

Whether it’s an individual assessment or an entire facility review, AHP Dieticians will collaboratively work with you to provide expert advice and tailored nutritional programs that will improve the health and nutrition of your seniors.

The AHP Difference

Walter de Ruyter

The management of mobility and amelioration of pain through massage and movement is an essential part of ensuring the wellbeing of our residents. Working in partnership with Australian Health Professionals has changed the way we use 4B funding for the better physical and mental health of residents, while reducing the risk of injury to staff. It is a pleasure to recommend Australian Health Professionals who work collaboratively with staff or ensure excellent care and revenue optimization.

Facility Manager / Uniting Elanora

Christine Schlieff

The team at AHP are very professional and provide us with Physio, OT, Speech Path and Dietic services. We have been extremely impressed with the level of service, professionalism, contemporary practice and staff who are motivated and engaged in providing excellence in care for our residents. Feedback from residents and staff has been overwhelmingly positive and communication with management has been the highest standard.

Residential Manager / St Peters Catholic Healthcare

April Sevenoaks

Thank you AHP for making the transition between employers easy and stress free.

This is the first time I have used a recruitment agency and I valued your advice and support throughout the process. Your professionalism and interest in my circumstances was appreciated.

I have no hesitation in recommending you to colleagues looking for new positions.

Contractor

Sam Fraser

We have partnered with Australian Health Professionals for a range of permanent and temporary recruitment assignments; particularly those which are hard to fill or critical to our organisation.

We have found Anne and the team very responsive, flexible, customer centric and committed to sourcing in line with our brief. When we find it challenging to source, we do look to AHP to provide support with candidate acquisition.

Recruitment Marketing Manager

Mark

I just wanted to say thank you to Sarah for all of your help in assisting me in finding a job here in Australia. It has been two weeks now since I started my job and everything is going good.

Thank you for being exceptionally professional and accommodating and going above and beyond to make the process a smooth as possible. It’s jus great to meet a person like you, who is able to assist aspiring Nurses secure rewarding jobs. You work in a way that you are always there to listen to our needs and sometimes problems.

Emergency Registered Nurse

Robert O'Shea

Our physiotherapy program was implemented by AHP in 2015. Our residents have been given the opportunity to improve their mobility and well-being and equally importantly to learn that physio and activities programs are fun. The improvement in the activity levels of our residents has been fantastic. Another positive aspect of employing AHP is their knowledge of the ACFI system and how physiotherapy services can contribute to an increase in the revenue of an aged care service. Marco Polo is a strong supporter of AHP - as evidenced by the fact that we now have 5 full time allied health staff working across our two facilities - a resource our residents welcome because they feel better because of it.

CEO / Marco Polo Aged Care Services

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