CAAR Senior Services Directory
Conway Medical Center Nutrition Department
300 Singleton Ridge Road
Conway, SC 29528
Larissa Gedney, MS RD LD, Clinical Nutrition Manager
Organizational mission or general goals:
Primary services provided:
Nutrition counseling (Charges and reimbursements from insurance/Medicare/Medicaid depend upon coverage and diagnosis. Most common diagnoses covered by insurance include diabetes mellitus, hypertension, Cushings disease, hypothalamic lesions, cardiovascular disease, and respiratory diseases.)
Primary clientele served:
Clientele must have doctor's order for nutrition counseling.
Employees and/or volunteers:
Staff members eligible for professional credentialing and credentialed staff members employed:
Four (4) Registered Dietitians.
Clients/patients/participants served each year:
The community has consistent needs for our inpatient and outpatient services. The Medical Center Nutrition Department takes care of inpatients daily but we are consistently helping more and more people who need guidance with diagnosis of morbid obesity, diabetes, and heart disease.
Organization accredited or certified by an outside agency or association:
American Dietetic Association
Special services or pricing for senior citizens:
To receive nutrition counseling services, ask your doctor to fax an order with diagnosis to 234-5171, then call the hospital at 347-5171 to schedule an appointment.