WIC Nutrition Specialist

Website District Health Department #10

Full-time WIC Nutrition Specialist. This position will be based in Mason 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 Nurse Licensed in the State of Michigan.

·        Registered Dietitian with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). 

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

To apply for this job please visit www.dhd10.org.