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Counsels patients with chronic inflammatory, autoimmune and digestive disorders.
PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES (ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS)
ü Prescribes and manages low histamine/salicylate and allergen elimination diets
ü Recommends and prescribes supplementation and OTS medication
ü Recommends and coordinates medications such as mast cell stabilizers and prescription antihistamines
ü Coordinating orders for Hydrogen Breath Tests to rule out Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO)
ü Provides interpretation of test results
ü Recommends treatment protocols
ü Coordinates antibiotics related to SIBO eradication
Masters of Science – Nutrition
Licensure, Registration, Certification
Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth, Mast Cell Activation Disorders, Histamine Intolerance
5 -10 years of Medical Nutrition Therapy in Rheumatology Practice /Clinic
Ability to sit for up to four hours at a time. Able to operate a computer.
This job requires ability to communicate clearly in English (verbal and written) with
all stakeholders (providers, caregivers, patients, family members) for the effective treatment of patients.
Lift / Carry 10 pounds occasionally
As required, must be able to-
Sit, Stand, Walk, Bend, Squat, Kneel, Crawl, Climb and Reach above shoulders
Push and Pull
Perform fine motor functions
Must possess functional vision, hearing, and speech in order to communicate effectively with clients, client advocates, and staff.