DIETITIAN II (outpatient and Inpatient coverage), fulltime, day shift

MacNeal Hospital - Berwyn, Illinois

9/28/2018 4:52:38 PM
1805037931
Maintenance Food Service Housekeeping and Security




Reporting to working under the direction of the Assistant Manager/Chief Clinical Dietitian the Dietitian II provides specialized nutrition assessment, intervention, education and management in the following areas (both inpatient and outpatient): medical/surgical, behavioral health, pediatrics, nutrition support, community nutrition, cardiopulmonary rehabilitation and transitional care. Medical Nutrition Therapy and quality nutrition care provided by the Clinical Dietitian can aid in the management of multiple disease states and is essential for improving the nutrition status of patients who are at risk for malnutrition or who already have malnutrition.

Qualifications:

A Bachelors’ Degree in Dietetics, Food and Nutrition or a related field.

Completion of an internship or training program approved by the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education.

Two (2) years of experience as a dietitian. Graduate level coursework or a higher degree (M.S., M.P.H. etc.) in a related field can be considered as experience.

Certification in the area of specialty is desirable (Certified Nutrition Support Dietitian etc.).

Current professional registration by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (C.D.R) and licensure by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (I.D.P.R) required.

The analytical and problem solving skills necessary to interpret lab data, review medical records, evaluate diet information, and assess nutrition status in order to formulate and implement appropriate nutrition care and education for improving nutrition status.

The interpersonal skills necessary to effectively educate and interact with patients and their families and to communicate with nurses, physicians, and other hospital personnel.

The physical ability to frequently walk to and from patient rooms.

The technical skills and ability to use a calculator for assessments and a computer to obtain information or create documents.

Job: Maintenance, Food Service,Housekeeping and Security

Hospital/Facility: MacNeal Hospital

Job Type: Full-time

Shift Type: Days

Berwyn, IL

Berwyn, Illinois