Position Summary: Incumbent is responsible for formulating, documenting and implementing nutrition care plans for Patients seen in assigned clinic. Duties include conducting and documenting assessments, reassessments, consults and provide nutrition education for Patients and Families. Participates in process improvement and special projects. Coordinates resources throughout the HealthSystem and assist in the evaluation of services provided to ensure that requirements are met.
Rate Minimum $74,165.76 Maximum $108,095.76
Required Qualifications: Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the HealthSystemAbility to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workloadDemonstrated understanding of therapeutic and normal nutrition, with the ability to develop care plans for patientsExcellent written and verbal communication skills in EnglishMinimum two years experience as an R.D. in a healthcare/clinical environmentMust demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the jobMust possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned dutiesProof of continuing education equivalent to 75 CEUs per 5 year periodRegistered Dietitian with the American Dietetics AssociationUnderstanding of medical terminologyWillingness and availability to work overtime, holidays and weekends as needed or requested
Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of University and medical center organizations, policies, procedures and formsMust possess either of graduate degree or advanced certification of CNSD, CDE or CPS
Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
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