Clinical Nutritionist I or II
Clinical Nutritionist I or II-1800144
Dietician/Nutritionist IIRequired Qualifications: (As evidenced by an attached resume)In addition to the above required qualifications: Registered Dietician. Preferred Qualifications: In addition to the above preferred qualifications: Master’s degree. Additional 2 years of experience as a dietitian working in an outpatient setting counseling individuals with multiple physical and mental health issues such as metabolic syndrome and other chronic diseases. Brief description of duties: The clinical nutritionist will work for the WTC (World Trade Center) Health Program’s Long Island Clinical Center of Excellence at Stony Brook Medicine as part of the clinical team. The role of the clinical nutritionist will be to assess the nutritional needs of our patients who come to the WTC Health Program for annual health monitoring visits and treatment for WTC-related illnesses and to counsel patients to establish healthier diets and eating habits. The clinical nutritionist will work with case managers, providers, nurses and pharmacists in a collaborative care approach. S/he will be required to document individual nutrition plans in the patient’s medical record and collect data for continuous quality improvement and quality assurance purposes in order to assess the impact of the nutritional counseling programs on overall health of our patients.
- Evaluating needs of the WTC responder population with regard to nutritional programming and assist with developing appropriate programs that will educate members on the impact nutrition has on disease progression and prevention.
- Assessing individual patient nutritional status and needs, developing individualized nutritional plans for patients, counseling and motivating compliance, and documenting in patients’ medical records.
- Collecting data and write reports. Evaluate effectiveness and provide insight and recommendations.
- Working collaboratively with clinical and member services teams to provide excellence in care.
- Assist nutrition faculty on research projects involving the WTC responder population.
- Other duties as assigned.
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Official Job Title: Dietician/Nutritionist II
Job Field: Nutrition
Primary Location: US-NY-Commack
Department/Hiring Area: Medicine-WTCHP-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Schedule: Full-time Day Shift 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Medicine-WTCHP-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Posting Start Date: May 9, 2018
Posting End Date: May 23, 2018, 11:59:00 PM
Salary: $50-$57K for Nutritionist I and $58-$65K for Nutritionist II CWE
Salary Grade: E79