Neurology

 

Healthcare Professional Tools

  • Green Flags for the Using the Ketogenic Diet in Refractory Epilepsy

    This document helps neurologists or other healthcare professionals to identify ideal patient candidates for the ketogenic diet.

  • KetoCal Connect Brochure

    Learn about the KetoCal Connect Program, designed to help your patients by connecting caregivers to the information, support and resources they need to successfully start and stay on the ketogenic diet.

  • Letters of Medical Necessity

    We created the following sample letters of medical necessity to help patients request insurance coverage for KetoCal or Liquigen. You can complete the missing information and individualize the letters to suit your patient's situation and needs. Simply click the appropriate product below to download the Word file of each sample letter. Please note: our Nutricia Product Coverage Navigator team is available to help you and your patients to obtain coverage for our medical foods. This includes assistance with drafting letters of medical necessity, obtaining prior authorization for our products, correcting billing errors, appealing denied claims and much more. If you or your patients need personalized assistance with KetoCal or Liquigen coverage call 1-800-365-7354 or email NutriciaNavigator@nutricia.com

  • KetoCal Once Per Day

    Learn more about the benefits of recommending KetoCal 4:1 once per day to your patients, including nutritional reassurance, everyday convenience and increased fat intake for MAD patients!

  • KetoCal Household Measurements

    KetoCal 3:1 powder and KetoCal 4:1 powder household measurements included. To ensure accuracy, we recommend always using a gram scale to measure KetoCal. However, we recognize that patients following a Modified Atkins Diet may use household measurements instead, so we provide them to healthcare professionals when requested.

  • KetoCal 4:1 Powder - June 2016 Product Update FAQs

    Answers to clinician's frequently asked questions regarding upgrades to KetoCal 4:1 powder reformulation. June 2016

  • My Keto Planner

    *NEW* We are excited to introduce My Keto Planner™: a new diet management tool, recipe sharing database, and social network, specifically designed for the Ketogenic Diet Community! Healthcare professionals and caregivers create their own accounts that can be linked together (Note: caregivers have limited use of the program until their account is linked with a healthcare provider). Register for free at MyKetoPlanner.com. Healthcare professional user guide and a My Keto Planner Q&A available to help getting started.  *Please note: My Keto Planner is currently available in the U.S. only. For information on availability in your country, please contact your local Nutricia office.

  • KetoCal DRI Calculator

    This file can be used by Healthcare Professionals to compare macro and micro nutrients provided by the desired amount of KetoCal** to the DRIs (as of 2010). **Includes the full range of KetoCal family of products (KetoCal 3:1 Powder, KetoCal 4:1 Powder, and KetoCal 4:1 LQ Unflavored & Vanilla). Use the tabs along the bottom of the page to select the product you are using. Enter the number of calories as directed at the top of the page and press enter to automatically calculate the nutrients provided by that amount, and the corresponding percentage of DRI values met for each age group.

  • Consent Form (US)

    In order for caregiver's to purchase or receive samples of KetoCal directly from Nutricia, healthcare providers must provide a consent form.  Completed consents forms can by faxed to 301-795-2292 or emailed to customerservice@nutricia.com. Please note: consent forms must be updated annually.