Nutrition and Food Services - North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System
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Nutrition and Food Services

Mission and Vision

The mission and vision of Nutrition and Food Services is to provide high quality, attractive meals in a timely manner and provide comprehensive nutrition assessment and education.

Services Provided

  • Meals for outpatients (when applicable)
  • Meals for inpatients (regular and modified diets)
  • Education Classes *If you would like to attend one of the classes below or would like more information about nutrition and healthy eating choices, please ask your health care provider.* 

Malcom Randall VAMC

  • Heart Smart
  • Hypertension
  • Nutrition
  • Body Mass Index
  • Dietary Approach to Stop Hypertension
  • Diabetes Self-Management Education
  • Substance Abuse Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Plan

Lake City  VAMC

  • Introduction to Primary Care
  • Body Mass Index
  • Diabetes Self-Management Education
  • Good Nutrition in Recovery/Food Guide Pyramid
  • Psychiatric Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Program
  • Heart Healthy
  • Understanding Food Labels
  • Grocery Tour Shopping/Menu Planning/Cooking Class

Jacksonville OPC

  • Diabetes Self-Management Education

Ocala CBOC

  • Body Mass Index
  • Diabetes Self-Management Education
  • Nutrition

Tallahassee HCC

  • Body Mass Index
  • Diabetes Self-Management Education 
  • Contract Facility Inspections (Nursing Homes, Adult Day Care Centers, Personal Care Homes, Assisted Living Facilities, Halfway Houses)

Other Information

  • Provide Nutritional and Educational services to the following clinics:
    • Nursing Home Care Unit
    • Geriatric Evaluation Management Unit/Clinic
    • Palliative Care Unit/Hospice
    • Women’s Clinic
    • Infectious Disease Primary Care Clinic
    • Ambulatory Care Clinic
    • Diabetic Limb Preservation Clinic
    • Chemo Clinic
    • Dialysis Unit
    • Pre-dialysis Clinic
    • Medical Day Stay Unit
    • Surgical Day Stay Unit
    • Ear, Nose, and Throat Clinic
    • Diabetic Limb Preservation Clinic
    • Primary Care Clinics 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5
    • Psychiatric Clinic
  • Organizational Linkage
    • Hospice Care Committee
    • Tele-Heart Committee
    • Patient and Family Education Committee
    • VIST (Visually Impaired) Committee
    • Women’s Veterans Advisory Committee
    • Extended Care Patient and Family Advisory Council

Contact Info


  • North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System

Contact Number(s)

  • 352-376-1611
  • 386-755-3016

Hours of Operation

  • Mon-Fri 8:00-4:30pm