Full-time Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator
Job Type: 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday 0800 to 1700, occasional weekend call coverage
Description: Establish nutritional plans, monitor nutritional care, manage physician ordered therapeutic diets, and provide consultation to Medical Staff and other healthcare team members about dietetic care indicated for patients. Including dietetic need of restrictions, monitoring compliance with nutritional standards and provide nutritional education for inpatient population.
Outpatient focus will be providing individualized diabetes and nutrition education to patients and their families/caregivers. Assess patient understanding and cooperation with integrating nutritional planning into the patient’s lifestyle. Modify plans to promote success. Collaborate with the patient’s healthcare team to integrate nutrition therapy into the management of patients’ overall care.