Also referred to as:
Home Care Registered Dietitian, Nutritionist - Homecare
Requirements and Responsibilities
Dietitian - Home Care conducts assessments of patient/caretaker nutritional needs to implement nutritional care plan complying with the medical diagnosis needs. Plans menus, inspects food to ensure portions adhere to set restrictions and dietary standards. Being a Dietitian - Home Care requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. Additionally, Dietitian - Home Care requires state license to practice. The Dietitian - Home Care gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Dietitian - Home Care typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience.