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Compass Group, North America OUTPATIENT DIETITIAN - KALAMAZOO, MI in KALAMAZOO, Michigan

Posted Date: Mar 13, 2019

TouchPoint, Support Services,* *provides customer focused support services. As specialists, we perform services including healthcare housekeeping, management in laundry processing, patient transportation, and food service. TouchPoint is a compilation of the most committed and talented individuals working in the industry today. Our dedication to quality, exceptional customer service, and unequivocal results allow us to provide the best outcomes to our clients.

Job Summary

We are seeking a full-time Outpatient Dietitian to join our Nutrition Team to support ambulatory nutrition services in a Weight Management and Bariatric Clinic in Kalamazoo, MI. Monday – Friday, 8:00AM – 5:00PM.

This position is responsible for providing excellent care to bariatric and medical weight management patients as well as participating in advancing clinical nutrition services within the practice. As an integral part of the interdisciplinary bariatric team, you will support ongoing quality improvement initiatives to support this growing practice.

Our Bariatric Center is the only bariatric surgery program in southwest Michigan that is accredited by the American College of Surgeons and American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery as a Center of Excellence. Our non-surgical weight management program is thriving under the direction of practitioners that are passionate about services provided and always striving to expand and enrich program delivery. Through the medical weight management and surgical programs, our dietitians also support post-surgical patients with additional nutrition counseling and follow-up to support weight loss goals and better health following surgery. Join this dynamic team in their mission to provide excellent, compassionate and innovative care.

Join this dynamic team in their mission to provide excellent, compassionate and innovative care and be eligible for comprehensive benefits to include tuition reimbursement, a 401K Plan, AND dues and licensure fee reimbursement, as well as many other benefits.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provides outpatient nutrition services to ensure excellent patient satisfaction.

  • Provides individualized MNT and nutrition counseling for patients with obesity utilizing nutrition care process.

  • Presents and/or coordinates cooking and nutrition education group classes for specified populations.

  • Serves as preceptor for dietetic interns and student volunteers.

  • Fulfills responsibilities of wellness leader by coordinating and fulfilling wellness events within medical center.


  • Credentialed as a Registered Dietitian by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) required.

  • Licensed by the State Dietetics Licensing Board in states where applicable required.

  • Formal experience working as a Registered Dietitian providing ambulatory care services for obesity and/or bariatric surgery patients preferred.

  • Proficient in nutrition counseling utilizing motivational interviewing preferred.

  • Experience with billing/coding for RDN services and knowledge and/or willingness to improve competency of delivery payment models preferred.

  • Certified Specialist in Obesity and Weight Management (CSOWM) – AND/OR - completion of an AND Certificate of Training in Weight Management program preferred.

  • Experience with computers and programs including Microsoft Office Suite required.

Apply to TouchPoint today!

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Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

*Req ID: * 258099