Brittany Figge, RD, LDN, is a registered and licensed dietitian at the Macomb Hy-Vee in Macomb, Illinois. Brittany graduated from Western Illinois University with a Bachelor of Science degree with a concentration in dietetics. She completed her dietetic internship at Bay Pines (Florida) VA healthcare system. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Illinois Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Brittany is passionate about bridging the gap between the doctor’s office and the dining room table and is a firm believer in the importance of nutrition for disease prevention.
Brittany participates in a number of events in and out of the store, so her schedule is always changing. You can always contact her by phone 309-837-9917 or email (email@example.com) to schedule an appointment or to ask a question.
Answers in the Aisles – Complimentary
Receive answers to your nutrition questions while you shop. Brittany, our in-store Registered Dietitian, can help you choose the right foods to fit your needs. To speak to Brittany, ask any Hy-Vee employee.
Personal or Group Supermarket Tours – Complimentary By appointment
Experience an aisle-by-aisle tour to discover new food choices and learn more about food labels. Schedule a tour by yourself or with your family, friends or organization. Popular topics include low-sodium, cholesterol-removing foods, diabetes, weight management, healthy eating on a budget, NuVal® and other topics by request.
Medical Nutrition Therapy with Physician Referral – Prices vary By appointment
With referral from a physician, Brittany will meet with you individually to develop a personalized plan, with achievable goals, to address your nutrition-related concerns. Your health insurance plan may cover Medical Nutrition Therapy with Brittany.
Begin Lifestyle and Weight Management Program - $290 By appointment
Ten weekly sessions with your Hy-Vee dietitian to a healthier, happier you. Session #1 is 60 minutes, with 15- to 30-minute follow-ups. You'll learn about healthy portion sizes, NuVal, physical activity, disease prevention, healthy cooking, emotional eating and more! Two biometric screenings ($90 value) are included with the Begin program.
Biometric Screening – $45 By appointment
No time to get to the doctor’s office? Your Hy-Vee dietitian is here to help. In less than 10 minutes, your screening will reveal the results of a full lipid (cholesterol) panel - the same as you'd get at your physician's office. Your screen also includes blood sugar, blood pressure, BMI (body mass index) and body fat analyses. The Hy-Vee difference is that our dietitian will explain your results and provide suggestions on how to improve your numbers, if necessary. A pharmacist is also available to discuss any medication questions.
Community Health & Wellness Programs – Prices vary By appointment
A variety of health and wellness programs are available for your business, school or organization, such as luncheon presentations, health fairs, cooking demonstrations, Begin lifestyle program, NuVal, health screenings and more. Contact Brittany to discuss topic ideas and fee information.