Nutritionist - Medical Nutrition Therapy
- Location: North Conway, ME
- Posted: Dec 9, 2019
The registered dietitian/CDE is responsible for providing Medical Nutrition Therapy to patients with diabetes, pre-diabetes, gestational diabetes and other diagnoses, who are referred by their providers, diabetes center staff or self-referred.
Utilizes Core Curriculum for Diabetes Education (ADA publication) as framework for diabetes care.
Provides in-service education to employees of Memorial Hospital.
Participates in community health and educational events.
Manages Diabetes Self-Management classes under the direction of the program coordinator: scheduling, contacting patients, pre and post-class assessments.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
BS degree in nutrition and dietetics.
Registered Dietitian status, licensed in the state of NH.
Member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Experience or willingness to learn theories of adult learning.
CDE or meets eligibility for exam.
Ability to perform multitasked functions, prioritize care and willingness to update knowledge regarding diabetes care.
About Memorial Hospital
Memorial Hospital is a not-for-profit 25-bed critical access hospital located in North Conway, NH, and is a member of the MaineHealth family. Memorial Hospital is recognized as a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital by the Rural Healthcare Association. We work hard to deliver quality healthcare close to home, with all the services of a large urban hospital.
Memorial Hospital is proud of the Culture of Excellence that our employees
- Per Diem
Schedule: Day Shift