State of Missouri Department of Mental Health
  • 18-Dec-2018 to 15-Feb-2019 (CST)
  • Fulton, MO, USA
  • $40,416.00 - $45,192.00
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Affordable Health/Vision/Dental Insurance, Paid Basic Life Insurance, Cafeteria Plan, Deferred Compensation, MOSERS Retirement, 12 paid holidays per year, 10 hours of annual leave accrued per month, 10 hours of sick leave accrued per month

Dietitian I/II

We have opportunities for a Dietitian I/II at Fulton State Hospital (FSH) campus in Fulton, Missouri to provide medical nutrition therapy along with a professional treatment team to individuals challenged by mental illness.

Fulton, Missouri, is a small town located about 30 minutes from Columbia and Jefferson City (the state capitol). The town is within an hour of St. Louis and about two hours from Kansas City.


Hours of Work:

8:00am 4:30pm

Monday - Friday


Minimum Qualifications:

Possession of a current license to practice as a Dietitian in the State of Missouri.


Job Duties:

Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT): Utilize the Nutrition Care Process Terminology (NCPT) to provide nutritional care to assigned consumers.

Provide Nutrition Education to consumers related to the needs identified with NCPT in individual or group setting.

Participate in consumers interdisciplinary treatment team review. Communicate with consumer and team regarding MNT needs.

Complete nutrition screen for admissions and DMH transfers within 24 hours.

Utilize electronic medical/health record and paper medical record for documenting care provided.

Communicate with food service regarding unique needs for consumer and consumer's feedback on meals.

Serve on nutrition and health related committees as approved, such as Wellness, Menu, Health Fair, etc.

Maintain RDN and LD credential requirements, including continuing education hours.

Provide relief coverage for co-workers and clinical dietetics director in her absence as requested.

Duties and responsibilities are expected to be performed in a manner consistent with the mission, vision, and values of our trauma responsive organization.


Excellent State of Missouri Benefit Package Including:

Affordable Health, Vision, Dental Insurance

Paid Basic Life Insurance (amount equivalent to annual salary)

Cafeteria Plan

Deferred Compensation

MOSERS Retirement (Members contribute 4% of pay. State contributes 19.45% of pay.)

12 paid holidays per year

10 hours of annual leave accrued per month

10 hours of sick leave accrued per month


Contact Information:

Sandra Dreyer

Director of Dietetic Services

Fulton State Hospital

600 E. 5th Street

Fulton, Missouri 65251

Phone: (573) 592-2055

An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

State of Missouri Department of Mental Health
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