• Allina Health
  • Feb 14, 2020
Dietary & Nutrition

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. New Ulm Medical Center, located in south central Minnesota, seeks to be a national model for rural health. New Ulm Medical Center is an award-winning, full-service health care campus, providing an array of patient care services through its integrated clinic and hospital, in addition to home health, hospice and ambulance services. Specialty services include Virginia Piper Cancer Center®, Minneapolis Heart Institute®, Courage Kenny Rehabilitation InstituteTM, the Birth Center and John Nasseff Neuroscience Institute. With 500+ employees, 50+ providers and 35 staffed beds, New Ulm Medical Center serves 70,000+ patients annually. Our strong partnership with the community we serve also drives The Heart of New Ulm: a research study that has grown into an award-winning initiative, led by fellow community members, to reduce the incidence of heart attacks. Responsibilities Req ID: 62150 The clinical nutrition dietician's provide medical nutrition therapy. The dietitian provides assessment, reassessments and nutrition education for patients. Serve as liaison and coordinator of nutritional care between the patient/family, administration, medical staff and patient care staff. Education Degree in Dietetics or Foods and Nutrition. Dietetic internship or equivalent. Qualification/Skills 1 year outpatient experience preferred. Diabetes education and pediatric experience helpful. Leadership, teamwork, role model, effective communication and electronic medical record experience preferred. Work Schedule Day shifts that are mutually agreed upon between organization and candidate. Some evening and/or weekend work related to community engagement activities. Location/Community Information New Ulm is nestled just 90 miles southwest of the Twin Cities, in the heart of the Minnesota River Valley. The town is famous for its authentic German heritage, celebrated in festivals, historic monuments, attractions, shopping and many cultural events. Three school systems, complemented by numerous parks, safe neighborhoods and abundant recreational opportunities, make New Ulm an outstanding place both to live and work. New Ulm: •Located 90 miles southwest of the Twin Cities •Population = 13,210 •Service Area = 40,000 Community Resource Links: Allina Health-New Ulm Community Information New Ulm Journal Explore Minnesota 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.



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