Advanced Individual Training: 7 Weeks, Fort Sam Houston, TX
The Nutrition Care Specialist works with Registered Dietitians (RD) counseling patients individually and in group settings, plans special diets for patients according to nutritional requirements, and creates menus and prepares small quantity foods
ˇ Performs basic dietetic functions in a hospital, clinic, or field environment
ˇ Provides nutritional treatment and basic level counseling to patients in nutrition clinics, health promotion and wellness clinics and classroom settings
ˇ Assists dietitians or superiors in food service supervision, planning, and production operations
ˇ Performs nutrition assessment screenings of individual patients for nutritional requirements and restrictions; provides recommendations on food item selection
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