Nutritional Consultant - Albany IHM - 66465
WellPoint - Albany, NY

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Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:
Provides telephonic nutritional consultation to participants in weight management program.

Assesses the dietary needs of identified members and coaches members toward achievement of desired goals.

Establishes Care Plans identifying goals and interventions for weight loss.

Provides member education of nutritional goals and interventions to positively impact weight management.

Motivates participants to make changes/enhancements to their current nutritional plan.

Assists with staff development to equip nurse care managers with the expertise and knowledge needed to manage the patients total healthcare needs.

Delivers and participates in training programs for newly hired employees as needed.

Job Qualifications

Requires registered dietitian (RD) with a minimum of 3 years experience counseling individuals regarding nutritional/dietary issues related to chronic disease (primarily weight management) or any combination of education and experience which would provide an equivalent background. Previous patient management/customer service experience required.
Once an offer is accepted, all external applicants are subject to a background investigation
and if appropriate, drug testing. Offers of employment shall be contingent upon
passing both the background investigation and drug testing (if required).

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