SOP/SOPP

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Scope/Standards of Practice for the Profession of Nutrition and Dietetics

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Comprehensive Scope/Standards of Practice Resources Include:

  • Scope of Practice in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Scope of Practice for the Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
  • Standards of Practice in Nutrition Care and Standards of Professional Performance for Registered Dietitian Nutritionists
  • Scope of Practice for the Nutrition and Dietetics Technician, Registered
  • Standards of Practice in Nutrition Care and Standards of Professional Performance for Nutrition and Dietetics Technicians, Registered
  • Scope of Practice Decision Tool
  • Definition of Terms

Scope/Standards of Practice
Brochure (pdf)

Quality Practice Brochure (pdf)
     

      

SOP/SOPP-RDs in Nephrology Care

The SOP/SOPP workgroup recently completed the updated and new guidelines that were completed in September 2014 and published again in both the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Journal of Renal Nutrition.

Updated 2014 Guidelines (pdf)

      

The first SOP/SOPP Guidelines were completed in September 2009 and published as the “Standards of Practice and Standards of Professional Performance for RDs in Nephrology Care” in both the Journal of the American Dietetic Association and the Journal of Renal Nutrition.

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