In this role, you will be responsible for comprehensive diabetes education as part of an ADA accredited program. Works on multiple diabetes related grant projects. Daily travel required to outlying clinics/areas.
Assists in achieving compliance with the Joint Commission, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP), or other accrediting agency standards to continuously improve the safety and quality of care to the public and to the
organization?s performance improvement.
Provide patient specific detailed education to patient/family/caregiver regarding nutritional status, adequacy measures and results, fluid status, and all nutrition related lab parameters pertaining to their disease process.
Performs nutrition assessment on patients participating in the facility. Consults/educates patients/clients in both one on one and group settings on risk factor reduction related to dietary sodium management.