The Clinical Dietitian responsibilities will include conducting individual assessments on all enrolled in the Diabetes Management Program.
Educate patients and/or families individually and/or in groups regarding diabetes self-management, according to American Diabetics Association national standards for education.
BS degree from accredited school with major in Nutrition/Dietetics or Masters accepted by Commission on Dietetic Registration.
Registered or Registry eligible within six months
Certification by the National Certification Board of Diabetes Educators is desirable or a minimum of 24 hours of education that includes education principles and 15 content areas specified by the National Standards of the American Diabetes Association, as well as a minimum of 12 hours of continuing education in diabetes education principles every 2 years.
Competent to successfully interact with patients according to their special needs which may apply based on the age of the patient served.
Recent teaching experience in a patient education program is preferred.
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Valley Health (Virginia) - 14 months ago