WIC Nutrition Specialist

Website District Health Department #10

 

Part-time WIC Nutrition Specialist. This position will be based in Wexford County. 

 

Duties:

 

·       Completes assessments of nutrition, growth, lab, and medical data determining WIC Program eligibility of infants, children, and women.

·       Provides client-centered nutrition and breastfeeding education support;

·       Initiates referrals and engages clients in health and community services.

·       Performs height, weight, and basic lab tests

·       Documents in Electronic Health Records;

·       Registered Dietitians:  Provides counseling and develops plans of care.

·       Registered Nurses:  Performs child oral screenings fluoride varnish applications and maternal risk screenings.

 

Requirements:

 

·       Registered Dietitian and WIC experience (Registered with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND)) Preferred or

·       Bachelor’s degree in dietetics, foods, and nutrition or Home Economics (with nutrition emphasis) or

·       Registered Nurse Licensed in the State of Michigan.

To apply for this job email your details to hr@dhd10.org