Job ID: 231869475

Job Summary
Employment Type
Full Time
Years Experience
1 - 3 years
Job Description

Registered Dietitian

Fort Bliss, TX

Support our Special Forces at Fort Bliss!

Potomac Healthcare Solutions is offering a SIGN ON BONUS to all eligible applicants!

 

Position Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Screen, assess, conduct, and interpret body composition for individual Soldiers and BNs.
  • Interpret results within context of Army regulations, public health guidelines and scientific literature for the achievement and maintenance of the foundational health and optimal task and environment specific performance.
  • Assess and interpret energy intake, energy expenditure, and hydration results within context of Army regulations, public health guidelines and scientific literature for the achievement and maintenance of the foundational health and optimal task/environment specific performance.
  • Make individual and BN recommendations, based on assessment and BN METL and Common Soldier Tasks (CST), for expected physical demands.
  • Order appropriate biochemical and physiological tests.
  • Provide medical nutrition therapy and, as needed.
  • Perform nutrient analysis of dietary intake using computer programs and published dietary data.
  • Develop and conduct education sessions to individuals and groups of various sizes (up to 500+) with or without audiovisual aides.
  • Document in the Soldier’s official electronic health record any encounter involving the observation, treatment or care of a medical condition.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree with four (4) years of relevant experience or Master’s Degree with two (2) years of relevant experience. Degree must be from a college or university accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) or completion of a Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD) accredited by the ACEND or completion of a post- Baccalaureate degree Dietetic Internship Program of supervised practice (for a minimum of 1200 hours) accredited by ACEND.
  • Relevant experience is defined as developing and executing task and environment specific nutrition programs for groups of athletes or Service Members focused on a common sport or mission performance goal and must have been performed within the last 5 years. Employment related to internships or graduate work is not considered as relevant experience.
  • Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics (CSSD).
  • Possess current registration as a Registered Dietitian from the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR), the credentialing agency for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and a current, active, valid, and unrestricted state license in any of the 50 Unites States, the District of Colombia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, or the U.S. Virgin Islands.
  • Possess and maintain BLS with automated external defibrillators (AED) certification. The American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers is the only program accepted.
  • Physical Demands: Required to observe Battalion specific training events (e.g., shooting ranges, obstacle courses, combatives). Be physically able to hike in austere environment and terrain (i.e. rocky, no running water, no shelter, no bathroom, no climate control, inclimate weather, loud, smoky) while carrying their own backpack with necessary supplies. Be physically able to lift and manipulate loads and weight plates up to 45 pounds.
  • Must be a US Citizen.

Potomac Healthcare Solutions offers the following benefits:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Employer Paid - Basic Life, AD&D and STD
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan 
  • 10 Federal Holidays 
  • Paid Time Off

About Potomac Healthcare Solutions:
Potomac Healthcare Solutions is an award-winning, dynamic, and rapidly growing healthcare services company with a proven background in providing world-class health services for both government and commercial organizations. We are actively recruiting skilled, caring practitioners to support our rapidly growing program base and supported healthcare facilities. If you would like to be a part of a quality-driven organization and make a difference, we would like to talk to you!

If you do not find interest in this opportunity but know of someone who may, we kindly ask that you refer the individual to Potomac Healthcare Solutions by forwarding this job posting. 

We especially welcome employment interest of US Military Veterans with honorable service.

Potomac Healthcare Solutions, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled.
 

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Potomac Healthcare Solutions, LLC

About Potomac Healthcare Solutions:
Potomac Healthcare Solutions is an award-winning, dynamic, and rapidly growing healthcare services company with a proven background in providing world-class health services for both government and commercial organizations. We are actively recruiting skilled, caring practitioners to support our rapidly...

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