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Courtney Slater

Courtney received a Bachelor of Arts degree in education from Grand View University and a Bachelor of Science degree in dietetics from Iowa State University, where she also completed her dietetic internship. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Diabetes Care and Education Practice Group. 

Courtney is passionate about helping customers make positive changes in their lifestyles. She encourages people to focus on making healthy lifestyle changes one small step at a time. She believes the grocery store is the ideal environment and classroom for educating about healthy living. Our health can be impacted by the foods we purchase. Courtney’s goal at Hy-Vee is to increase awareness in the surrounding community of the impact nutrition can have on disease prevention, well-being and quality of life. 

Courtney offers a variety of programs and services including personal nutrition counseling, supermarket tours, health screening, Begin weight loss program, cooking demonstrations and luncheon presentations. She specializes in diabetes and has special interest in the areas of Intuitive Eating, corporate wellness, and chronic disease management. Please see below for a detailed list of nutrition services offered:

E-Nutrition Newsletter - Free

A weekly nutrition e-newsletter from your Hy-Vee dietitian. What will you get in your newsletter? You will receive information about the dietitian pick of the month, recipes, and healthy picks in this week's ad, as well as the "skinny" on upcoming dietitian and store events. Just send your e-mail address to [email protected] to join our E-Nutrition Newsletter, at any time!

Supermarket Tours and Personalized Shopping Assistance - Free

Learn how to read food labels and discover new food choices with your Hy-Vee dietitian. Tours can focus on health concerns such as diabetes, cholesterol, weight management, food allergies and intolerances, sports nutrition, stretching your food dollar and much, much more!

Health Screenings - contact Courtney for pricing information and special offers
Don't wait for chronic disease to sneak up on you! Take preventative measures by getting your blood pressure, blood sugar, cholesterol, body fat and body mass index checked by a qualified health care provider such as a Hy-Vee dietitian. Your dietitian will review and explain all results with you. Contact Courtney Slater, RD, LD, CDE, for more information about health screenings and how to schedule yours today!

Individual Medical Nutrition Therapy - (with a physician referral) contact Courtney for pricing information

With a physician referral, your Hy-Vee dietitian can help you develop a nutrition plan tailored to your specific health and nutritional needs. Present your insurance information to the dietitian and your session may be eligible for insurance reimbursement. Contact Courtney Slater, RD, LD, CDE, for more information about Medical Nutrition Therapy and for help choosing a plan that is right for you.

Begin Healthy Lifestyle and Weight Loss Program - contact Courtney for pricing information
Begin is a 10-week weight management program led by your Hy-Vee dietitian. This healthy lifestyle program emphasizes eating for good health, weight loss and being physically active. Begin is not a "diet" - it is a plan to help with lifelong wellness. Contact Courtney Slater, RD, LD, CDE, for more information about Begin programs and packages.

Community Presentations - contact Courtney for pricing information
A variety of health and wellness programs is available to your business or organization. Your group can come to the store or your Hy-Vee dietitian can come to you. Services include employee health fairs, cooking demonstrations, health and wellness seminars, luncheon presentations and health screenings. Contact Courtney Slater, RD, LD, CDE, for more information about community nutrition services.

Courtney can be reached at your West Des Moines Hy-Vee Drugstore on Tuesdays. Please contact her at 515-440-1481 or [email protected].

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