Low Calorie Diet – Referrer Information

LCD Programme overview

Sussex Training Video

Using searches for LCD in SystmOne

Using searches for LCD in EMIS

Completing the LCD Referral Letter in SystmOne

Completing the LCD Referral Letter in EMIS

Ways to Refer

1) Proactive Searches & Letter/Text Invitations


A clinical search will provide a list of possible eligible patients; however, the exclusion criteria of the programme and readiness/motivation must also be considered before making a referral

Supporting Resources

2) Opportunistic Referrals

i.e. during routine consultations or annual reviews 

Supporting resources

System Resources to refer

Information for Patients

Additional resources