Nutrition Services

If you are a patient, after the referral is reviewed, the scheduler will call you to make an appointment.

Referring Provider Instructions

To refer your pediatric patient to Nutrition Services, please complete the following steps.

  1. To ensure that your patient receives the best possible care, please review the referral guidelines below and submit the requested information with the online referral form.
  2. Complete the online referral form or submit via EpicCare Link



  3. Review and schedule
    After the referral is reviewed, the scheduler will call the patient to make an appointment.

  4. Follow your patients’ care
    Request access or log in to EpicCare Link, an online provider portal connection to Texas Children’s electronic medical record. With EpicCare Link, you are able to place and cancel orders and referrals, access patient medical records, view images, receive updates and notifications, and more.

Need Help?

If you are a referring provider’s office needing referral assistance or a provider needing to speak to an on-call specialist, please contact the Provider Connect team, M-F 8a-5p, excluding holidays:

  1. Phone: 832-TCH-CARE (832-824-2273)
  2. Toll-Free: 877-855-4857
  3. Email: providerconnect@texaschildrens.org