As soon as possible
A Bachelor's Degree or advanced degree from an accredited institution with a major in foods and nutrition. Current AHA CPR for Healthcare Provider or Professional certification required. The Clinical Dietitian must have completed an internship in a hospital offering dietetic internship approved by the American Dietetic Association or have had equivalent approved experience. Must be a member of the American Dietetic Association with current registration.
Performs a variety of specialized duties related to the receipt, interpretation and implementation of patient diet orders. Keeps lines of communication open between Medical jStaff and Dietary Department. Meets with Medical Advisor to discuss physician's orders and modifies diet according to diet patterns and patient preferences.
Lifting Requirements: Light category; requires that an employee be able to lift a maximum of 20 lbs. and frequently lift and/or carry objects weighing up to 10 lbs.