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    Summary

    The position of Nutritionist is located in the Division of Clinical Support Services, Ft. Peck Service Unit, Poplar, Montana. The position reports to Supervisory Nurse Specialist or designee.

    This position is being announced concurrently under Excepted Service Examining and Merit Promotion Plan procedures. Please review vacancy announcement number IHS-18-BI-10320586-ESEP/MP for eligibility requirements. NOTE:Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.

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    Responsibilities

    • Counsel patients and families in nutrition principles, medical nutritional therapy (MNT) plans, food selection and economics.
    • Adapt plans to the individual's lifestyle and resources.
    • Participate in planning, development, implementation and evaluation of nutrition education for the facility and community.
    • Maintain communication and collaboration with other departments, programs, tribal entities and regional agency operations.
    • Manage and administer specialized nutrition programs.
    • Provide input and participation to various committees which review patient care and issues for quality improvement, risk management and quality assurance.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    11

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/512605800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.