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Director, Diabetes & Wellness Program/
Type of Position:
Regular Full Time
AST Shawnee Clinic / 2029 S. Gordon Cooper Dr. / Shawnee, OK 74801
This position is located at the Absentee Shawnee Tribal Clinic in Shawnee, Oklahoma. The facility provides primary care in free-standing ambulatory setting to citizens of the Absentee Shawnee Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma, Medicaid eligible persons, and employees of the Absentee Shawnee Tribal government and programs. Clinic staff members provide primary therapeutic and preventive medical care for these beneficiaries. The dietitian will assess the nutritional needs of individuals and groups at risk for developing diabetes, and plan and implement the National Diabetes Prevention Program, providing appropriate adaptations to fit the cultural, social and economic needs of the people served. The dietitian will collaborate with the Good Health and Wellness grant coordinator and the diabetes and wellness team to bring the best comprehensive preventative care to our patients and community members.
Education Requirements and Qualifications
Must possess a baccalaureate or post-baccalaureate degree received from American colleges or universities which held accreditation, at the time the degree was conferred, from accepted regional educational accrediting associations as reported by the American Association of Collegiate Registrar and Admissions Officers which includes a minimum of 24 semester hours from the fields of human nutrition, food and nutrition, dietetics, or food systems management, or an equivalent major course of study as may be approved by the Board. A substantial equivalent major course of study shall be defined as either:
After meeting the academic requirements persons applying for licensure must be registry eligible with the Commission on Dietetic Registration by having completed an internship or pre-planned professional experience program approved by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND).
One year clinical dietetics experience preferred.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have proficient knowledge of Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software.
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Native American Preference/EEO/Drug Free Workplace
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