Provides optimal nutrition care for inpatients and outpatients, utilizing the Nutrition Care Process, in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team. The Nutrition Care Process includes nutritional assessment, nutrition diagnosis, nutrition intervention, and nutrition monitoring and evaluation. Incumbent also plans, organizes, implements and evaluates nutrition education individualized to the patient/client needs; precepts dietetics and other health professional students; independently orders diets, supplements and tube feedings as approved by Medical Staff Office at each facility.
This position works closely with Riley and is primarily a pediatric practice. The role will involves treating children with inborn errors of metabolism (PKU, MCAD, Galactosemia etc.).
Must have experience as a RD
Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday QUALIFICATIONS/KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES
- Registration with the Commission on Dietetic Registration or eligibility to take the registration exam.
- State Certification required as soon as registration obtained.
- Ability to develop medical care plans.
- Bachelors degree or higher in dietetics or a related field.