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UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE
Professional & Administrative Job Specification
(02/99)



Job Title:Nutritionist, Senior
Class Code:327525

Job Summary

 

Provide nutritional assessment, guidance, and counseling to patients and families.

Duties and Responsibilities

 

Provide nutritional assessment and counseling to patients and families.

Develop and distribute instructional materials on nutrition.

Review patient care and educate newly diagnosed patients.

Participate in professionally associated meetings and continuing education activities.

Maintain clinical reports, records, and charts.

Confer with staff physician and other professionals on problem cases.

Perform related duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Training and Skills

 

Master's degree in Nutrition or related field. Registration through American Dietetic Association.

Experience

 

Two years of experience in Nutrition.

Supervisor Title(s)

 

various