Provides nutritional and behavioral education to patients enrolled in SDH Medical Weight Loss program. Plans and aids in the nutritional care for weight loss patients and performs as a member of the multidisciplinary care team.
Hours for the job-- PRN: 20 hrs per week- hours are flexible somewhat between 8am-6pm
-Provides nutritional teaching and counseling to patients in regards to a healthy lifestyle undergoing medically supervised weight loss.
-Serves as a resource to the medical, nursing and community regarding nutritional care.
-Follows up with current patients via telephone, individual or group meetings.
-Promotes quality patient care.
-Communicates regularly with the staff to promote a consistent, integrated and effective program.
-Coordinates collection and validation of clinic data
Must have a BS degree as a Registered Dietitian. ADA Registration, Mississippi licensure is required.