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Cecelia Health Telehealth Registered Dietitian in Boston, Massachusetts

Who We Are: 

Cecelia Health is a virtual-first provider organization delivering integrated care to patients across all chronic disease risk profiles. We address critical care gaps, reduce variability in care, and improve medication and device adherence. Our virtual specialty care solution delivers the optimal mix of clinical interventions with digital touchpoints. We offer a comprehensive suite of synchronous and asynchronous disease management capabilities including remote clinical support, device training, remote patient monitoring, and telemedicine delivered via a national network of specialty providers. We complement our virtual care capabilities with robust data and analytics that deliver meaningful insights to our partners. 

What You'll Do:   

The Registered Dietitian (RD) will work directly with individuals to provide intensive nutrition counseling and weight management education and support with the goal of improving health outcomes. This remote position is responsible for consistently meeting program metrics while also meeting quality requirements. The RD position is a part-time and independent contractor role.   

  Primary Responsibilities: 

  • Provide intensive nutrition education and weight management education and support to patients via phone, video, or digital (chat, text, email) on behalf of our customers to improve health outcomes with their members 

  • Provide medication management and care for comorbidities related to obesity under the supervision of the assigned physician 

  • Provide Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) for devices (scale, BG meter, BP monitor, Ketone meter, etc.) 

  • Provide training and support, including dosing and titration within established protocol, to individuals prescribed anti-obesity medications. 

  • Interact with team physicians and external providers 

  • Quickly establish rapport and therapeutic alliances via phone/video with a diverse population of members 

  • Support behavior change among patients using motivational techniques. 

  • Present online webinars if needed 

  • Consistently meet program metrics while also meeting quality requirements 

  • Other duties as assigned 

      Requirements and Experience: 

  • Must currently be a Registered Dietitian credentialled by the Commission of Dietetic Registration 

  • Must be licensed if required by the state you live in 

  • Certification from the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE) as a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist is strongly preferred 

  • Preferred experience supporting and educating on anti-obesity medications 

  • Proven experience utilizing motivational interviewing to provide behavior change 

  • Demonstrated ability to receive constructive feedback and then incorporate it into members calls to drive performance. 

  • Must have a home office for private patient conversations along with high-speed internet. 

  • Able to work independently and manage time efficiently. 

  • Must be comfortable utilizing advanced technology (electronic medical records, Microsoft Office, scripting applications, device data, etc.) 

  • Demonstrated ability to recognize patient needs and adapt communication techniques to best serve a diverse patient population 

  • Must have a flexible schedule and be able to commit to a minimum of 20 hours per week to accommodate patients 

  • Cannot hold full-time employment elsewhere 

Cecelia Health does not discriminate in employment or applications for employment based on an applicant’s sex, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, service in the armed forces of the United States, disability, or any other protected classification as outlined by Federal, State or local laws.  

Current job openings at Cecelia Health are listed on our careers page. We will never ask you to provide sensitive financial or personal information throughout the recruitment or interview process. Cecelia Health will never extend a job offer without interviewing candidates via phone/video. 

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