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Appropriate nutrition is an important part of good health, and it is just one of the ways that Cedars-Sinai strives to make life better for others. When our patients have the appropriate diet plan, they take one more step toward improved health. If you are a dietitian who enjoys working closely with patients and being part of an interdisciplinary team, consider this role within our encouraging healthcare community.
In this role, the successful candidate is responsible for the supervision of the Clinical Nutrition Staff who provide nutrition care to patients and clients of the Cedars-Sinai Health System. You will lead all aspects of staff in all areas of responsibility to assure that job duties are performed with sensitivity and attention to the cultural, age, and developmental issues of the populations served. The supervisor will collaborate with Medical Staff, Nursing, Pharmacy, and other Allied Health Team Members to create an environment or culture that enables the unit and hospital to fulfill its mission of developing appropriate resources addressing the individual therapeutic needs of the patient. The supervisor leads and coaches staff in a fair and consistent manner. Performs a range of duties including hiring, firing, mentoring, scheduling, time record processing, training, performance appraisal, and coordination of programs and approved research projects. The supervisor will coordinate and facilitate with the Clinical Manager to assure consistency of compliance to departmental and medical center policies and governmental regulations. The supervisor works with patients, their families and customer to ensure happiness in such areas as quality, service, and problem resolution.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research... and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.