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Clinical Dietitian

Flagstaff, AZ, US
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COMPANY: NORTHERN ARIZONA HEALTHCARE

JOB TYPE: Permanent, FullTime

This is a relief role







The Clinical Dietitian works with the interdisciplinary healthcare team to ensure optimum care for both inpatients and outpatients by completing medical nutrition therapy assessments, instructions and care plans. Participates on committees and hospital rounding teams. Provides presentations and learning opportunities for community.





Patient Assessment



* Screens both inpatients and outpatients for nutritional risk using established protocols and per policy.



* Maintains adequate patient case load with appropriate prioritization of patient consultations.



* Participates in patient rounding.



* Provides medical nutrition therapy, education and resources to both the hospital staff and community.





Administrative

* Interacts with nutrition assistants regarding patients' meal plans, allergies, meal intake, special food requests, snacks and other food needs.



* Documents and records timely and appropriately in electronic medical record on patients.



* Documents according to established guidelines/protocols/critical pathways and maintains updated records of inpatients.



* Keeps thorough and accurate records on outpatients and sends completed report to physicians.





Patient Education

* Provides medical nutrition therapy, education and resources to both the hospital staff and community.



* Provides nutritional instruction and consultations that is age and disease specific for a variety of individuals and/or families that will meet their needs and personal preferences.





Professional Growth

* Focuses on personal development areas, engaging in professional/collegial interactions with peers and students.



* Works collaboratively with peers and other health care providers by participating in on-going in-services and educational seminars.





Compliance/Safety

* Responsible for reporting any safety-related incident in a timely fashion through the Midas/RDE tool; attends all safety-related training programs; performs work in a safe manner; monitors work environment for possible safety issues and ensures others are also performing work in a safe manner.



* Stays current and complies with state and federal regulations/statutes and company policies that impact the employee's area of responsibility.



* If required for the position, ensures all certifications and/or licenses are up-to-date and valid prior to expiration dates.



* Completes all company mandatory modules and required job-specific training in the specified time frame.



* Accurately completes all manual and electronic forms.



* Adheres to regulatory and organizational standards affecting patient care and safety as well as all hospital and departmental policies and procedures.



* Ensures registration is up-to-date and valid prior to expiration dates.





Education



Bachelor's Degree in Nutrition, Food and Nutrition, Dietetics, Nutritional Services, Human Nutrition or related field- Required



Master's Degree in Nutrition, Public Health, or related field from accredited university- Preferred

Certification & Licensures









Registered Dietitian Nutritionist by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)- Required



Registered Dietitian Nutrition eligible by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) with registration obtained within 3 months of hire- Required



Advanced Practice or specialist certification in diabetes, weight management/other- Preferred

Experience





Experience as a Registered Dietitian in Healthcare- Preferred



Member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics- Preferred





CALL REQUIRED: Must be able to physically show up

Yes-within 30 minutes







Requisition ID: 2019-5220

Street: 1200 N, Beaver St.

Full Name: First Last: ALLISON GREGG

Email Address: #removed#

Shift: Variable
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