LOCATION : Cone Health, SW-Clinical Dieticians
CITY : Greensboro
JOB DETAILS :
Exempt: No | FTE: 0.01 (Relief) | Schedule: based on need for relief, weekdays and occasional weekend | On Call: NO
JOB SUMMARY :
The dietitian has responsibility for providing individualized medical nutrition therapy for patients/residents within Cone Health. The position requires application of professional knowledge of clinical nutrition and serves patients in the age categories of neonate, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric.
Bachelor's Degree in Nutrition or related field required.
Master's degree in Nutrition or related field preferred.
0-1 years in clinical nutrition following pre-professional experience required.
>1 year in clinical nutrition following pre-professional experience preferred.
BLS (CPR) - AHA Health Care Provider BLS
Certification as a Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist (RDN) as issued by the Commission on Dietetic Registration AND Licensure as a Dietitian/Nutritionist as issued by the NCBDN OR completion of a Commission on Accreditation of Dietetics Education accredited Supervised Practice Program as evidenced by an original Verification Statement supplied by the Program Director in a color ink other than black and dated within the previous 12 months. The incumbent must become registered and licensed within 6 months of employment.
MAJOR WORK ACTIVITIES :
Complete nutritional assessments of patients and documents results using the Nutrition Care Process and the Nutrition Focused Physical Exam. Calculate patients nutritional needs based on accepted Standards of Care. Make daily decisions independently but obtain input from RDII, RDIII, Lead Registered Dietitian or Clinical Nutrition Manager for complicated cases or issues 20 %
Plan and document Medical Nutrition Therapy for patients in conjunction with the multidisciplinary plan of care 20 %
Initiate nutrition interventions. Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of nutrition interventions. Document the achievement of measurable nutrition goals. 20 %
Serve as a nutrition resource to departmental and organizational staff and train dietetic interns and nutrition students 20 %
Participate in quality improvement activities within the clinical nutrition team, the nutritional services department and other areas of the health system 10 %
Participate in continuing education activities that enhance the delivery of medical nutrition therapy, pro-actively seek the latest information regarding nutrition therapy, routinely assess knowledge, skills, and abilities for self-development and goal setting 10 %
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT :
* Annual flu shot
* Annual TB test (if applicable to your job location)
* Annual HLCs (Healthstream, formerly CBL)-Safety at Work and Corporate Compliance
* Maintain licensure/certification/registry/listing (if applicable to your job)
ABOUT CONE HEALTH :
Cone Health is a state of the art network of facilities providing patients access to the latest developments in medical care from their first moments of life through later years. Our network offers the most breakthrough treatments and technology available in healthcare today. As a teaching hospital, we offer employees the opportunity to become leaders in the industry and continued growth from their first day on. Extraordinary patient care is about being "high-touch" as well as "high-tech". Community service and superior patient care are the cornerstones of our organization, a philosophy that is demonstrated by each and every one of our valued team members. We are proud to be the largest private, not-for-profit employer of choice in the Piedmont, NC area community. Additionally, as one of the region's largest and most comprehensive health networks, Cone Health has more than 100 locations, including six hospitals, three ambulatory care centers, three outpatient surgery centers, four urgent care centers, a retirement community, and more than 100 physician practice sites. Our tagline - "The Network for Exceptional Care" - highlights our commitment to excellence, which is shared by our more than 11,000 employees, 1,300 physicians and 1,200 volunteers.
Cone Health is an equal opportunity employer. If you require assistance with our online job submission process, please contact our Talent Acquisition team at 866-266-3767 to request an accommodation.