Clinical Dietitian BS/RD (ICU/MedSurg/Nutrition Support)
- Location: Florence, SC
- Posted: Feb 15, 2019
Maintains a professional image and exhibits excellent customer relations to patients, visitors, physicians, and co-workers in accordance with our Service Excellence Standards and Core Values.
Provide clinical nutritional services in the form of nutrition assessments, education and medical nutrition therapy for all ages for patients at McLeod Health. May conduct nutrition therapy/nutritional assessments to patients at various McLeod campuses. Provide on-going nutrition therapy by collaborating with other disciplines on the health care team to coordinate medical nutrition therapy needs. Participate in multidisciplinary rounds. Contribute to hospital quality improvement initiatives. Occasional travel may be necessary as deemed appropriate. Provide medical nutrition therapy for patients and groups in the community to prevent disease and to promote the health and well-being of McLeod Health patients.
Must have a clean, neat appearance and friendly attitude. Professional dress, lab coats required.
Qualifications /Training:Must demonstrate competency in techniques of Nutrition Focused Physical Exams (NFPE) prior to conducting the NFPE independently. Six months to one years working experience in healthcare facility.
Work Schedule: Full Time, 80 hours biweekly. This position will require weekend rotation.
Bachelors Degree in Nutrition or related area and completion of a dietetic internship program from an ADA/ACEND- approved Dietetic Education Program. Licensure with the South Carolina Panel for Dietetics required.