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AdventHealth Clinical Dietitian PRN in Ocala, Florida

Description

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

  • Career Development

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: PRN

Shift : Hours

Location: 1500 SW 1 st Ave Ocala, Florida 34471

The community you will be caring for: AdventHealth Ocala

  • Horse Capital of the World – Home to the World Equestrian Center

  • Affordable cost of living

  • Destination for outdoor enthusiast (golf, kayaking, horseback riding, nature trails)

  • Vibrant downtown area with award winning establishments

  • Family friendly with many parks and recreations

  • Driving distance to Gainesville, St. Augustine, Orlando, Tampa, Sarasota

  • Part of the community since 1898, providing healthcare to Marion County for over 120 years

  • AdventHealth Hospital Ocala offers a broad spectrum of services, with programs that are nationally recognized and accredited

The role you will contribute:

The Registered Dietitian is responsible for providing optimal nutritional care to patients, which complies with the Joint Commission, CHS and the standards of care in the dietetic profession. Responsible for the medical nutrition therapy of patients; nutritional assessment, nutrition care plans, patient visitation, inpatient/outpatient diet counseling, monitors high nutritional risk patient (nutrition support) as well as assist in other areas related to the Food and Nutrition Services Department.

The value you will bring to the team:

  • Collects, analyzes, and summarizes relevant data from the patient and/or medical record, including:

  • Anthropometric and laboratory information

  • Appetite

  • Diet orders

  • Nutrition history

  • Medications

  • Medical concerns

  • Interprets lab values and estimates nutrient requirements based on:

  • Age

  • Sex

  • Medical condition

  • Level of activity

  • Completes physician orders in accordance with facility policy. Demonstrates the ability to prioritize patient care according to acuity level and policy.

  • Completes comprehensive patient nutritional reassessments, addressing previously identified nutrition-related problems. Collaborates with nursing to complete nutrition screening for all patients within 24 hours of admission.

  • Demonstrates dependability, to include attendance and punctuality

  • Documents all aspects of patient nutritional services in patient medical record.

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you will need to succeed:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Nutrition/Dietetics required

  • Experience applying customer service behaviors and communication skills required.

  • Registered Dietitian (RD) from the Commission on Dietetic Registration and Florida State Licensure is required; or achieves registration and state licensure within the first six months upon hire.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Nutritional Services

Organization: AdventHealth Ocala

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth Ocala

Req ID: 22030941

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.