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To provide medical nutrition therapy, preventive nutrition counseling, and serve as the expert resource for health care staff for consultation and education. Essential Responsibilities: : Assesses patient nutrition requirements using appropriate physiological data. : Develops nutrition care plans for patients based on medical nutrition therapy orders and/or assessment data, and modifies these plans as necessary during treatment. : Counsels patients / family on nutrition intervention plan both in person and through telemedicine. : Communicates with other members of the health care team to coordinate medical nutrition intervention with other aspects of medical care. : Plans, organizes, instructs and evaluates nutrition classes. : Prepares patients for bariatric surgery following established protocols. : Completes timely, thorough, and professional documentation of all medical nutrition therapy counseling or interventions. : Participates in evaluating, selecting, developing and updating nutrition education materials/handouts and revision of treatment protocols, according to evidence based medical nutrition therapy research and practice. : Acts as a professional resource to assess educational needs, plan and teach classes for providers and staff on nutritional treatment options. : Attends and participates in Nutrition Department meetings. : Provides nutritionist coverage to the assigned medical centers as needed Qualifications: Basic Qualifications: Experience : Three years of experience including individual assessment and group education. Education : High School or GED Required License, Certification, Registration : Registered Dietitian (RD) with the Commission on Dietetic Registration, the credentialing agency for the American Dietetic Association (ADA). : Must be licensed as required by the jurisdiction of Maryland, District of Columbia, and Virginia, including continuing education necessary for renewal of license. Additional Requirements: : N/A Preferred Qualifications: : Second language desirable : At least 5 years of experience (within the last 2 years) managing the high risk obstetric populationCOMPANY Kaiser PermanenteTITLE Nutritionist : Part Time, Gaithersburg Medical CenterLOCATION Gaithersburg, MDREQNUMBER


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