• Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • $63,160.00 -91,710.00/year*
  • Jamaica Plain, MA
  • Healthcare - Allied Health
  • Full-Time
  • 7 Greenough Ave

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Summary of major responsibilities:

* Provides nutrition care to WIC participants, underthe supervision of the Senior Nutritionist including all aspects of:
* Anthropometric andhematological data collection
* Dietaryassessment, nutritional risk assessment and food package prescription
* Nutrition andbreastfeeding counseling and education
* Documentation anddata entry
* Referrals toother health and social services
* Follow up nutritioneducation
* Developspatient education materials and resource files to contribute to effective,culturally appropriate nutrition care.
* Serves as a professionalresource for health center staff and community agencies and provides them withnutrition information through individual consultation and in-service trainingsessions.
* Participates in departmentperformance improvement/quality assurance activities.
* Participates indepartment meetings, health center meetings, and appropriate WIC task forcecommittees.
* Provides supervision andtraining for dietetic interns.
* Completes monthlystatistics reports, monthly time study, and other required reports.

Qualifications:

* Bachelor's degree in Nutrition
* Ability to conduct nutrition appointments in Spanish
* Prior WIC experience required
* Ability to travel to several WIC sites in the Boston area
* Familiarity with maternal and child nutrition
* Strong teamwork skills


Associated topics: dairy, diet, dietary, dietician, dietitian, exercise, headstart, nutrition, swine, wic

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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