• Clinical Dietitian PRN

    AdventHealth Daytona Beach, FL 32114

    Job #1849766783

  • Description

    Clinical Dietitian AdventHealth Daytona Beach

    Location Address: 301 Memorial Medical Parkway Daytona Beach, FL 32117

    Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Daytona Beach

    • 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:

    Per Diem / PRN

    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.

    LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

    • Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR).

    • Florida Department of Health Dietitian/Nutritionist license.

    LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:

    • Certified Nutrition Support Clinician, Certified Diabetes Educator, Renal Certification, Certified Pediatric Specialist.

    Job Summary:

    The Clinical Dietitian works closely with the interdisciplinary health care team to provide nutrition services and medical nutrition therapy that are integrated and compatible with the patient's medical program goals and objectives. Primary responsibilities include developing and implementing nutrition services and medical nutrition therapy using established standards of care and practice protocol/guidelines; managing resources in a cost-effective manner; participating in performance improvement efforts; and maintaining professional competency and skills required for professional practice.

    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 Daytona Beach

    Schedule: Per Diem

    Shift: 1 - Day

    Travel: Daytona Beach

    Req ID: 21015081

    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.