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Tracey Shaffer

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Tracey Shaffer

Tracey Shaffer obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in dietetics from Iowa State University. She completed her internship through the Coordinated Undergraduate Program at Iowa State University and is registered and licensed in Missouri. Tracey brings over 20 years of experience in nutrition and dietetics to Hy-Vee. Prior to her position at Hy-Vee, she worked as a clinical dietitian in a hospital setting and in both business and community programs.Tracey is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Missouri Dietetic Association.. She has completed her training as a wellness coach. In the store, Tracey looks forward to helping customers find solutions to their food and nutrition questions and concerns.

Dietitian's Hours:
Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Weekend hours vary. Evenings by appointment.

Health Screenings - $45 per person 
By appointment
Know your numbers so that you know your risks! Tracey, your Blue Springs Hy-Vee dietitian, offers health screenings to provide you with the information you need to become a healthier you. Screenings include total cholesterol (HDL, LDL, triglycerides), blood glucose, blood pressure, body mass index, waist circumference and body fat percentage. You must fast for a least 8 hours prior to your appointment. Schedule a screening by contacting Tracey at (816) 224-4288 or [email protected].

Individual Medical Nutrition Therapy - $125/hour consultation
By appointment
Personalized to meet all of your medical nutrition therapy needs for disease management. Doctor's referral recommended.

Nutrition Education - $40/hour consultation

Sit down with the dietitian to have your nutrition concerns addressed. Learn how to eat healthy for weight management, disease prevention and more. No doctor's referral needed.

BEGIN Program - $290
A 10-week healthy lifestyle and weight management program led by your Hy-Vee dietitian. Can be done individually or in a group setting. Ask Tracey when the next program begins.

BEGIN Basics - $99
Like BEGIN, only with one 30-minute individual consultation and no biometric screenings. Can only be done in a group setting. Seven group meetings total. Contact Tracey for more information

BEGIN Program For Businesses - call for pricing
Is your business looking for ways to increase employee health and wellness? A 10-week healthy lifestyle and weight management program led by your Hy-Vee dietitian. Ask Tracey when the next program begins. Each session throughout the entire program is led by a registered dietitian - a true expert in healthy living. Call Tracey at (816) 224-4288 or e-mail [email protected] for more information on scheduling a program for your business.

BEGIN 4 Kids - $90/hour
A healthy lifestyle and weight management program led by your Hy-Vee dietitian that is designed specifically for kids. There is both a kid and teen version. Call or email form more information.

Personal Shopping Assistance - FREE 
By appointment
Make an appointment with Tracey and take a walk through the supermarket to find healthy foods in every aisle. Get help with meal suggestions and receive guidance for special dietary needs. Call (816) 224-4288 or e-mail [email protected] to schedule a visit.

Corporate Wellness - Fee Varies
By appointment
Your Hy-Vee dietitian is available to come to your workplace or organization to provide a variety of nutrition-related seminars or luncheon presentations. Tracey is also available for health fairs and weight loss programs for your staff.

Community Programs - Fee Varies
By appointment
Tracey will come to your business or organization to present a nutrition topic designed specifically for your group's interests. Popular topics include weight management, quick and healthy meal ideas, kids' nutrition, nutrition and aging, food trends and fad diets.

Group Supermarket Tours - FREE
By appointment
Join your Hy-Vee dietitian for a scheduled aisle-by-aisle tour. During your tour, discover new food choices, sample healthy foods and practice reading food labels. Tour topics may include shopping for heart health, diabetes, weight management, bone density, hypertension and special topics by request.

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Wellness Services

Event Schedule
11/1/2019 - 11/30/2019
Diabetes Discovery Session - FREE

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Schedule a complimentary 20-minute session with the dietitian

Diabetes Store Tour with the Dietitian - FREE

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Learn how to manage diabetes with a tour through the aisles

Eating for Health and Weight Management - FREE

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Learn which foods to include in your healthy eating plan

Heart-Health Nutrition Tour - FREE

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Discover foods to help improve your blood pressure and cholesterol levels

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