Sioux Falls Clinic

Registered Dietician/Licensed Nutritionist

Position can be located in Sioux Falls or Pierre, SD.  Must have knowledge of food & nutrition sciences & nutrition education and chart documentation.  Requires skills and abilities to maintain confidentiality, meet critical deadlines, speak/present to individuals and groups, manage time effectively, work with medical diabetes team and focus on patient outcome care.  Will maintain daily contact with clients and families diagnosed as having diabetes, metabolic disorders, food & drug interactions, or other conditions complicated by diet.  Will complete nutrition assessment and provide education & counseling and develop or adjust special diets.  Will serve as the Diabetes Coordinator, including planning & implementing activities, setting goals, educating staff, conducting Diabetes Committee meetings, etc. Will assume responsibility for our SDPI grant including completing midyear and annual audit information, grant reports, & assist in writing grant renewals.  Position will monitor nutrition services in two clinic settings (travel involved) for continuity and consistency when working with target population.  Must provide program follow-up to maintain participation rates and operate under criteria to meet grant requirements.

Preference will be given to qualified Indian applicants; however, all interested individuals are encouraged to apply. Must be able to provide Indian Preference documents if claimed.


Must possess current SD license/certification as Registered Dietician/Licensed Nutritionist

2 years of relevant experience preferred

Employment with South Dakota Urban Indian Health may result in repayment of college loans; certain restrictions apply.

Contact:   Barb Pearson



Pierre Clinic

Registered Dietician/Licensed Nutritionist

Please see above description


SDUIH Benefits


  • Health - Federal Employee Health Benefit with several plans to choose from
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life and AD&D
  • Accident
  • Critical illness

Leave Benefits

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Holidays
  • Personal Holiday
  • Sick
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability

Retirement Plan

Employee Assistance Program

Travel Assistance Program

Business Travel Accident Plan

HRSA, IHS Loan Repayment (Medical & Behavioral Health positions)


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