August 7, 2017 WIC Update


SUBJECT 1: eWIC Implementation Teleconference
SUBJECT 2: July 2017 wichealth.org Newsletter

JOB POSTING: Nutritionist/Dietitian - Crescent Clinic WIC

 

SUBJECT 1: eWIC Implementation Teleconference. The WIC Data Unit is hosting an eWIC teleconference on November 14, 2017, from 9:30 to 10:30am. All Local Agency staff are encouraged to attend. A brief overview of eWIC and basic information about the eWIC communication and implementation plan will be provided. Questions regarding eWIC are welcome. You must register to attend; call-in information will be given after you register. If you have any questions, please contact Stephannie Lute by email at Stephannie.Lute@health.mo.gov.

Click here to register.

SUBJECT 2: July 2017 wichealth.org Newsletter. The July 2017 wichealth.org newsletter is now available. Please see the attachment for the latest wichealth.org information. Be sure to check out the newsletter to get the full details on the following highlights:

  1. New lesson development - Kitchen Confidence
  2. Family Mealtime lesson being revised - Review will begin in August 2017
  3. Announcing new lesson - Help Your Baby Sleep Safe and Sound
  4. Rolling out new Email Service Provider in July
  5. Resource Update

If you have any questions please contact Rose Sipakati by email at Rose.Sipakati@health.mo.gov or call 800-392-8209. (ONE ATTACHMENT)


WIC Positions

JOB POSTING: Nutrition/Dietitian - Crescent Clinic WIC. Crescent Clinic WIC has an immediate opening for a full time Nutritionist/Dietitian in the WIC program. The candidate must have graduated from an accredited four-year college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Public Health Nutrition, Dietetics, Home Economics, or closely related field; including or supplemented by at least fifteen (15) semester hours in food and nutrition including diet therapy and community nutrition. The selected candidate will provide nutrition education to WIC eligible participants and assess their nutritional needs for certification eligibility.
Resumes will be accepted by email to Basima.Bayazid@lpha.mo.gov

WIC is an equal opportunity employer.

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