Completes an individual nutrition assessment on all patients in the department and develops and implements specific nutritional care plans. Monitors patient status and modifies care plan as necessary. Prepares and presents nutritional education programs.
and implements patient specific nutritional care plans.
Defines and establishes nutritional care protocolsusing current research.
Monitors patient status andmodifies care plan as needed.
Prepares and presents nutritioneducation programs.
Completes nutritional assessments.
Formulate nutritional care plans.
and participates in the management and control of fiscal resources, development
of the budget and setting of fee structures.
for developing and utilizing effective lines of communication regarding
nutritional information within the Medical
Center and the community.
related duties, as required.
*ADA Essential Functions
Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition, Dietetics or related field, required. Master’s Degree, preferred.
Registered Dietitian, required. Active member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, required.
Minimum of three (3) years progressively responsible related work experience as a Nutritionist.
Interpersonal and analytical skills needed to evaluate patient’s nutrition status and understand patient’s ability to adjust.