DIETITIAN Skillsheet

CERTIFICATIONS
CNSC
                             
CSN
                             
CDR
                             
CCS Paneled
                             
RD
                             
CLINICAL
Renal Diets
                             
Vegetarian Diets
                             
Allergy Diets
                             
Burn Patients
                             
Cancer Patients
                             
Eating Disorders
                             
TPN
                             
Pediatric Nutrition
                             
Weight Management
                             
Wellness Maintenance
                             
Cardiovascular Diets
                             
Diabetic Diets
                             
Food and Drug Interactions
                             
Pregnancy and Nutrition
                             
Osteoporosis
                             
GI Dysfunctions
                             
Immune Disorders
                             
Adolescent Nutrition
                             
Wounds/Bedsore Management
                             
EDUCATION AND RESEARCH
Food Chemistry
                             
Labeling Regulations
                             
Nutritional Issues
                             
Advise Patients and Families on Nutritional Principles
                             
Advise Patients and Families on Dietary Plans
                             
Advise Patients and Families on Diet Modification
                             
Advise Patients on Food Selection and Preparation
                             
GENERAL
Develop Individualized Plan of Care
                             
Implements Specific Plans of Care
                             
High Nutritional Risk Patients
                             
Oral Feeding
                             
Tube Feeding
                             
Hyperalimentation
                             
2000 Dietary Guidelines
                             
Compliance with Food Protection Program
                             
Facility Budgets for Food and Supplies
                             
Computerized Food Sevice Management System
                             
AAA (Area Agencies on Aging)
                             
FDA Food Code Practices
                             
MANAGEMENT
Prepare and Administer Budgets for Food, Equipment and Supplies
                             
Monitor Food Service Operations to Ensure Conformance to Nutritional, Safety, Sanitation and Quality Standards
                             
Inspect Meals for Conformance to Prescribed Diets and Standards of Palatability and Appearance
                             
NUTRITIONAL COUNSELING
Counsel Individuals and Groups on Nutritional Monitoring to Improve Their Quality of Life
                             
Counsel Individuals and Groups on Basic Rules of Good Nutrition
                             
Counsel Individuals and Groups on Health Eating Habits
                             
Assess Nutritional Needs, Diet Restrictions and Current Health Plans to Develop and Implement Dietary Care Plans and Provide Nutritional Counseling
                             
PROFESSIONAL SKILLS
Consult with Physicians
                             
Develop Policies for Nutrition Program to Assist in Health Promotion and Disease Control
                             
Coordinate Recipe Development and Standardization
                             
Develop New Menus for Independent Food Service Operations
                             
SETTINGS
NICU
                             
Med/Surg
                             
ICU
                             
Pediatrics
                             
Adult Day Care
                             
Rehab Facility
                             
School System
                             
Hospital
                             
Nursing Home/Long-Term Care Facility
                             
Private Practice
                             
Outpatient Setting
                             
Sports Medicine Clinic
                             
Woman/Infant/Children