Outpatient Dietitian Resume Samples

An Outpatient Dietitian is a registered dietician who is specially trained to provide nutrition therapy for outpatients in settings such as hospitals, and medical care facilities. While the job description varies from setting to setting, the following are certain core tasks mentioned on the Outpatient Dietitian Resume – speaking to outpatients and identifying their health goals, and dietary needs, restrictions, and preferences; developing nutrition plans for clients; compiling information and tracking the progress of patients, and their health goals; entering patient information into a database; speaking to groups and promoting healthy eating habits and proper nutrition.

To be good in this career, the following skills are expected to be possessed – expertise on all matters relating to diet and nutrition; strong communication skills, analytical, caring and knowledgeable with good communication; passionate public speaking skills; and a genuine interest to help others in their healthy eating targets. A bachelor’s degree in nutrition or health is needed to enter this occupation.

Outpatient Dietitian Resume example

Outpatient Dietitian Resume

Objective : To obtain the position of Outpatient Dietitian. Effective customer service orientation with the ability to ensure timely resolution of requests. Ability to communicate with a wide variety of audiences.

Skills : Judgment and Decision Making, Service Orientation, Complex Problem-Solving.

Description :

    1. Developed policy and procedures for the department.
    2. Trained and supervised two supplemental dietitians and two volunteers.
    3. Organized and lead monthly Bariatric Support group meetings.
    4. Calculated the end of the month financial reports using Excel. 
    5. Performed nutrition assessments, treatment plans, and nutrition education for oncology clients.
    6. Provided outpatient/community nutrition and diabetes education over maternity leave and on a needed basis.
    7. Provided outpatient nutrition, cardiac rehab, and diabetes education.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Dietetics


Outpatient Dietitian Resume

Headline : Energetic, caring registered, and licensed dietitian with years of work experience in a wide range of areas of dietetics. Enjoys administering nutrition care to the geriatric population and providing individual and group education to a culturally and ethnically diverse clientele on a wide variety of nutrition-related health topics.

Skills : Time Management, Operations Analysis, Customer and Personal Service.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the nutritional assessment and education of outpatients.
    2. Specified individual dietary needs based upon diagnosis, side-effects of treatment, and current nutritional status.
    3. Featured lecturer for various cancer-related groups on topics pertaining to cancer and nutrition.
    4. Prepared and presented food demonstrations pertaining to nutrition and cancer.
    5. Developed and researched original recipes to offset side-effects of cancer, cancer therapies, and aid in cancer prevention.
    6. Collaborated with the radiation oncology nursing staff to create a comprehensive self-care manual for patients undergoing head and neck cancer treatments.
    7. Prepared a retrospective study utilizing the manual and presented at poster sessions including Oncology Nursing Society.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS In Nutrition Education


Outpatient Dietitian Resume

Headline : Accomplished Registered Dietitian and Wellness educator with expertise in health programming, counseling, and education in clinical and community settings. Notable success evaluating and developing individual and community-based health education to diverse patient populations through collaboration with health care teams and other health promotion organizations.

Skills : Therapy and Counseling, Dependability, Integrity.

Description :

    1. Participated in interdisciplinary teaching to develop and teach group classes for the MOVE weight management program.
    2. Counseled individual patients for weight management, including patients pre/post-bariatric surgery.
    3. Covered outpatient clinic for walk-in patients needed nutrition counseling.
    4. Worked as a preceptor to dietetic interns in the outpatient setting.
    5. Worked with Computrition to create healthy menus for different diet types and nutrition needs.
    6. Helped inpatient dietitians figure out individual menus for patients with special needs.
    7. Worked with kitchen staff and suppliers to get in new products to change up menus and create special holiday menus.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS In Exercise Physiology

Outpatient Dietitian Resume

Summary : To find a satisfying career in the area of Nutrition, Fitness, or Wellness that offers autonomy and flexibility to create new and improve existing strategies for an optimal outcome to both the customer and/or the organization.

Skills : Attention to Detail, Analytical Thinking, Social Orientation.

Description :

    1. Communicated to and educated medical teams in each department about the latest advances in Medical Nutrition Therapy.
    2. Worked with the RD team to create and develop strategies for reducing waste and improving efficiencies in the department, leveraging technology, and collaboration with other teams.
    3. Maintained awareness and take personal responsibility for the RD team role in the Health Education Department budget process.
    4. Managed the everyday workflow of outpatient nutrition clinics and schedule exceptions.
    5. Used creativity to develop new and exciting ways of engaging and motivating members around wellness.
    6. Encouraged and supported behavior change related to specific disease states and medical conditions.
    7. Specialized in Motivational Interviewing.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Dietetics

Outpatient Dietitian Resume

Headline : Registered dietitian looking for a part-time opportunity in the community, or long-term care setting. To provide services and education to dialysis patients and caregivers to support and maximize the patient's nutritional well-being.

Skills : Stress Tolerance, Persistence, People Skills.

Description :

    1. Consulted with physicians and other health care personnel to determine nutritional needs and diet restrictions.
    2. Accurately assessed the patient's nutritional status, identified nutritional risk, developed plans of care, and evaluated outcomes.
    3. Provided medical nutrition therapy to patients with diabetes, heart disease, obesity, and cancer.
    4. Provided nutritional information to patients and their families in nutritional principles, dietary plans, food selection, and preparation.
    5. Promoted consumer health, wellness, and lifestyle management; delivered current, science-based information on emerging trends.
    6. Demonstrated professional writing skills in preparing materials, presentations, and other communications.
    7. Knowledgeable about outpatient billing guidelines and performed necessary documentation to ensure compliance of client charges with regulatory requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certification

Outpatient Dietitian Resume

Objective : As an Outpatient Dietitian, Responsible for providing nutritional education as well as consulting with physicians and healthcare professionals to assess and determine nutritional needs, menus, and dietary restrictions for patients.

Skills : Disease Management, Dietary Management, Counselling.

Description :

    1. Provided a thorough assessment of clients, primarily those with diabetes, taking into consideration the patient's level of knowledge and readiness, socio-economic, and cultural background.
    2. Provided group education sessions to a variety of patients with diabetes.
    3. Ensured continuity of care by maintaining up to date medical records, communication with the client's primary care provider, and other service providers as required.
    4. Engaged in health promotion activities on and off-site in conjunction with other service providers.
    5. Actively participated in the development and promotion of nutrition and diabetes presentations and activities within the community.
    6. Provided maternity leave coverage for the dialysis unit.
    7. Developed, implemented, and promoted a variety of nutrition and health promotion programs for individuals, families, and groups.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor's In Dietetics

Outpatient Dietitian Resume

Headline : To obtain a Registered Dietitian position where I can utilize my skills and experience to assist in the promotion of health, well being and improvement of clinical outcomes.

Skills : Active Listening, Critical Thinking, Social Perceptiveness.

Description :

    1. Provided medical nutrition therapy using the nutrition care process to adolescents with anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, eating disorder not otherwise specified, and obesity.
    2. Worked as part of a multidisciplinary team in the treatment of eating disorders using the Maudsley method/family-based treatment and cognitive behavioral therapy.
    3. Assisted Executive Director in grant writing and proposals for future funding in nutrition education and programs.
    4. Presented at a local, regional, state, and national level regarding the prevention and treatment of disordered eating.
    5. Mentored high school and college students striving to become a registered dietitian.
    6. Educated dietetic interns.
    7. Participated in and Published research.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MA In Dietetics

Outpatient Dietitian Resume

Summary : Seeking the position of v, responsible for providing medical nutritional therapy to eating disorder patients by assessing the nutritional status of patients and establishing a plan of care to improve nutritional status.

Skills : Nutrition Counseling, Microsoft Office, Auditing, Health Coaching.

Description :

    1. Developed and presented community nutrition programs.
    2. Provided individual nutrition education and counseling to veterans and family members for nutrition-related health problems including but not limited.
    3. Taught nutrition classes for Diabetes and weight management.
    4. Documented nutrition information using the nutrition care process with electronic charting in VISTA and CPRS programs. 
    5. Worked as a preceptor to dietetic interns in the administrative setting. 
    6. Liabled for data collection and completion of monthly and quarterly reports to submit to the National Health Disparities Collaborative. 
    7. Educated patients and parents on the nutritional needs of children with CF, BPD, and HIV.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    7-10 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Management
    Education
    Education
    Doctorate Of Nursing Practice

    Outpatient Dietitian Resume

    Summary : To provide excellent Medical Nutrition Therapy to inpatients considering the needs specific to patient's age and diagnosis and participate in quality improvement efforts.

    Skills : Patient Care, Dietary Management, Communication Skills.

    Description :

      1. Participated in team rounds and coordinated inpatient care. 
      2. Provided individualized nutrition assessments, body composition testing,  supplement evaluation, and recommendations targeted to individuals' goals to manage a range of medical conditions. 
      3. Consolidated outpatient dietitian positions. 
      4. Provide Medical Nutrition Therapy to clients with various diagnoses.
      5. Counseled patients on weight loss, diabetes, hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, celiac disease, underweight.
      6. Developed all patient education materials.
      7. Participated in community and industry health fairs.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      10+ Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Senior
      Education
      Education
      MA In Nutrition Education

      Outpatient Dietitian Resume

      Summary : As an Outpatient Dietitian, responsible to consult in a collaborative fashion with the Director of Dietary Services and the treatment team to ensure the best standard of nutrition and dietary services are occurring.

      Skills : Patient Care, Disease Management, Diet Education.

      Description :

        1. Conducted nutrition counseling and education with patients ranging from six months to 85 years old.
        2. Implemented medical nutrition therapy to cover a wide range of disease states and health conditions including diabetes, cardiovascular disease.
        3. Led community outreach programs and presentations in the surrounding areas on nutrition-related topics.
        4. Performed nutrition assessments and provided nutrition education to clients referred for outpatient nutrition education.
        5. Provided nutritional care and counseling to outpatient bariatric patients, radiation oncology, and outpatient infusion patients, medical nutrition.
        6. Taught and coordinated nutrition education for Point of Balance (POB) adult weight loss program at the Health Zone.
        7. Implemented on-line charting for all outpatient medical documentation.
      Years of Experience
      Experience
      7-10 Years
      Experience Level
      Level
      Management
      Education
      Education
      Bachelor's In Dietetics