The Registered Dietician provides nutritional care through assessments, Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) and general Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME) in the Diabetes Education Center and a variety of settings within PAH and the surrounding community.
In this role, you will coordinate and participate in activities to achieve optimal nutrition for all inpatients and outpatients in assigned areas. Develops and implements community nutrition education activities.
In this role, you will monitor and document patients outcomes and/or responses to treatment and modifies intervention to maximize nutrition therapy especially those on enteral and parenteral nutrition.
In this role, the selected candidate will participate in continuing education activities, maintains membership in professional affiliations, and completes a minimum of six contact hours in diabetes and educational principles.
In this role, the selected candidate identifies malnourished patients as well as patients at risk for malnutrition and works collaboratively with interdisciplinary team to identify appropriate interventions, resources or solutions.