Your nutritional know-how can help patients in your community live happier, healthier lives.
Sodexo is seeking a Full Time Outpatient Dietitian to support Bariatric Nutrition at Lehigh Valley Health Network. This Registered Dietitian will provide nutrition counseling and education for the bariatric medicine programming as well as working with patients in individual and group modalities. This position will serve as the operational point of contact for the specialized group classes focus on weight management. Behavioral Health experience is a plus.
The successful candidate will:
- Empower clients to achieve life changing goals who are currently experiencing obesity and/or diabetes;
- Provide individualized and group education to clients through evidence-based nutrition care in the specialized area of bariatrics and weight management.
- Be proficient with the use of motivational interviewing;
- Collaborate with the interdisciplinary team to recommend, implement, and monitor nutrition interventions with overall improvement in clinical outcomes;
- Participate in quality improvement projects within the department.
Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have:
- Registered Dietitian credentials with a strong interest in weight management field
- Licensure in the state of PA is required
- CSOWM (Certified Specialist in Obesity & Weight Management) or in the process of obtaining
- Have excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate with clients and interdisciplinary team members at all levels;
- Have the proven ability to effectively engage, motivate and influence others regarding their nutrition;
- Strong problem-solving skills and a very professional & independent presence;
- Have a commitment to continued education in the nutrition field and implementation of new and innovative ideas.
Learn more about Lehigh Valley Health Network - Weight Management Center at https://www.lvhn.org/
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