Diabetes Dietitian Educator
Knowledge, Skills, and Experience Required:
The Diabetes Care & Education Specialist utilizes Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) guidelines, regulatory standards, and evidence-based medicine to assesses and documents patient's nutritional needs based on pre-collected screening risk data by the patientâs physician, inpatient RN Diabetes Educators or RD, implements care plans and counselsâ patients (and family members) utilizing standard protocols, reviews patient care plans, and may act as clinical instructor for dietetic interns.
The Nutrition Care population includes adolescents and adults, women with gestational diabetes, patients with all types of diabetes(prediabetes, type 1, type 2), overweight/obese patients, and other patients with disease-specific nutrition regimens (e.g., renal disease, high cholesterol, etc).
Bachelor's Degree with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Internship Program.
Entry level with CDCES certification.
Previous employment as a registered clinical dietician required.
Certs required: CDCES certification required.
RD - Registered Dietician required.
Education: Bachelors Degree
Posted: Oct 15, 2022
Location: Newport Beach, California
Employment Type: Contract