Dietitian


  • Location: Saint Paul, MN
  • Posted: May 14, 2019

Job Description


Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Allina Health clinics are committed to providing a work environment where passionate people have the knowledge, tools, opportunity and freedom to make a positive difference in the lives of our patients. We want you to be part of our team where each employee contributes to our mission of exceptional primary and specialty care. Allina Health clinics provide primary care, specialty care and urgent care services to people in 41 communities. More than 750 health care practitioners help patients identify health risks, manage chronic illness and find their path to better health.

Responsibilities

Req ID: 53158
Serves as a role model
Facilitates collaborative relationships
Education
Individual counseling
Research
Participates in quality improvement activities to evaluate and improve patient care
Utilizes resources effectively and efficiently

Education

Masters degree in nutrition from an accredited university

Qualification/Skills

Experience
A minimum of 2-5 years experienced desired

Skills
Possesses knowledge and experience in the bases of medical nutrition therapy as well as a strong background in the functional nutrition approach to nutrition counseling
Demonstrates appropriate use of conventional and functional nutrition within a variety of patient populations
Experience in comprehensive/integrative nutritional program development
Understands integrative medicine and the modalities therein and is able to make informed referrals to other integrative medicine practitioners
Additional training in functional medicine (course work by Jeffery Bland, PhD)
In-depth knowledge of nutritional and herbal supplements, their usages, contra-indications, research basis and availability
Excellent counseling skills
In-depth knowledge and experience in working with integrative medicine practitioners

Licensure/Certifications
Licensed Nutritionist in the State of Minnesota

Work Schedule

Monday -Friday 7:30am - 4:00pm

Location/Community Information

With beautiful natural settings along the Mississippi River, St. Paul embodies a large ethnically diverse population with restaurants, cultural entertainment, and shopping venues for everyone. Downtown St. Paul features a number of historic buildings including the State Capitol, the Fitzgerald Theater, the Landmark Center, the St. Paul Hotel, and breathtaking views of the Mississippi River. The city is also home to the Science Museum of MN, the Xcel Energy Center (home of the MN Wild hockey team), and the MN History Center. St. Paul offers many private, alternative, and public school options from elementary through college and a wide array of housing options from old historic homes to new construction. The Twin Cities is consistently ranked near the top of Fortune's list of best cities in the world for work and family. A healthy business climate, opportunities for employment, good transportation, and an entrepreneurial environment are amongst the contributing factors
Located in St. Paul
Population = 270,000
Service Area = 1,600,000

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune

Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.

Schedule Information


Hours: 40

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2925 Chicago Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55407

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