Job Information

AdventHealth Clinical Dietitian Part Time in Palm Coast, Florida

Description

Part Time Clinical Dietitian AdventHealth Palm Coast

Location Address: 60 Memorial Medical Pkwy, Palm Coast, FL 32164

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Palm Coast

  • Immediate health benefits

  • Career growth and advancement potential

  • High quality of life with low cost of living on the shores of sunny Daytona Beach, FL.

Work Hours/Shift:

Part Time, Day Shift

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Evaluates and monitors nutritional status of hospitalized patients ranging from newborn to geriatric populations as well as cultural, religious, and ethnic concerns, using established standards of care.

  • Develops and implements an individualized plan for nutrition intervention in accordance with the patient’s medical program goals and objectives, nutrition prescription, and self-management training.

  • Utilizes hospital policies and procedures to provide timely and appropriate nutrition intervention and therapy within the scope of practice defined by the hospital.

  • Provides appropriate documentation that summarizes the nutrition care plan in the patient’s medical record, including nutrition assessment, diagnosis plan, implementation, and progress toward goals.

  • Identifies educational needs and provides current, hospital approved, nutrition education that is sensitive to the patient’s learning need, condition, readiness to learn, literacy, hearing language and age.

  • Serves as the nutrition expert, educator and liaison to medical staff and allied health personnel.

  • Participates in community projects and education as assigned.

  • Assists in achieving compliance with Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations standards, with other accrediting organizations, and with regulatory agency standards, including state and federal.

  • Participates in planning and developing nutrition-related policies, procedures, and goals.

  • Participates in the hospital’s performance improvement processes.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Completion of a didactic program in dietetics and supervised practice program approved by the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education (CADE) of the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics (AND).

  • Bachelor of Science degree in dietetics, foods and nutrition, or related area required.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

  • One year of experience in acute care setting preferred.

  • Experience using Cerner electronic medical record.

  • Acute Care and Rehabilitation experience.

  • Master’s degree in Food and Nutrition, Dietetics, Nutritional Sciences, Human Nutrition, or nutrition related field.

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 Palm Coast

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Palm Coast

Req ID: 21030860

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.