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EMPLOYMENT

 

  • Registered Dietitian Nutrition - posted, 9/2020

UW Neighborhood Care Network Wide - Integrated Medical Services

Seattle, WA

Part Time, Days

UWNC is a part of the UW Medicine Health System; we are affiliated with UW Medical Center, Harborview Medical Center, Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, Valley Medical Center, UW Physicians, the UW School of Medicine and Airlift Northwest. UW Neighborhood Clinics is a not for profit, community-based, physician-led primary care serving patients in 12 clinic locations throughout the greater Seattle Area.  

Why should you come join us? We are committed to leadership in service and operational excellence. We strive to serve all patients and family members with compassion, respect, and excellence. Our goal is to also deliver best practice care to our patients by providing the highest quality, safest and most effective care to every patient. Last but not least, our goal also involves you. We are committed to supporting our staff not only in their efforts to provide excellent patient care, but also in their effort to contribute to UW Medicine's education & research mission.

The Registered Dietitian Nutritionist provides clinical care to patient which includes nutrition assessment, education, and therapeutic nutritional management services to patients. Is responsible for individual patient counseling in nutrition and diet therapy as well as group education classes focused on various health conditions.  Serves as a nutrition resource person for staff and patients.  Is a member of the care team contributing expertise in medical nutrition therapy.  Ensures that the highest quality of clinical practice, judgment and integrity are upheld and implemented.

For more information and to apply, please go here.

  • Certified Diabetes Care & Education Specialist - RD or RN; posted 9/2020

The Everett Clinic

Northwest WA

The Everett Clinic is a long-standing and thriving physician-led practice that is focused on continually supporting and growing an outstanding team that works together to provide high-quality patient-centered care.

We are seeking a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist, RD or RN, with at least one year of experience in diabetes education and management and, for RDs, medical nutrition therapy.  Hours are flexible to accommodate both part-time/full-time applicants (20-40 hours).  There is a strong preference for candidates who have diabetes pump certification for devices currently on the market.

As part of the Diabetes Education team, you will work closely with the Endocrinology providers as well as support Primary Care providers to:

  • Provide one-on-one consultation for patients on diabetes devices
  • Provide Diabetes Self-Management Education and Medical Nutrition Therapy (if an RD) as per provider referral
  • Teach diabetes classes
  • Provide appropriate documentation in Epic
  • Work with the diabetes education team to develop a comprehensive diabetes device program
  • Actively interact with physicians and staff, promoting a team approach to medical care.
  • Follow up on requests for diabetes or nutrition information from teammates and patients promptly via phone, email or MyChart
  • Promote positive interpersonal relationships with fellow teammates, providers, physicians and patients
  • Attend monthly meetings for Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialists

To apply, please go here or send your resume to Laurel Bastian ​

VOLUNTEER

 

EDUCATION

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