Columbus Regional Health Clinical Dietitian in Columbus, Indiana

Columbus Regional Hospital * 8302 Food and Nutritional Services

Columbus, IN

Professional

Full Time, Days, 40 ABOUT THE POSITION: Full time; Day shift – 7A to 3:30P; Monday – Friday with every 6thweekend and holiday rotation

SUMMARY: Under the direction of the Chief Clinical Dietitian, this position provides nutrition assessment and care for designated patient populations. This position is responsible for the coordination of nutrition care including nutrition assessment and recommendation, communication with other members of the interdisciplinary care team, education of patients and families when determined appropriate, and documentation in the patient medical record. Nutrition Care is delivered in a variety of settings including inpatient units, inpatient classes, outpatient clinics and classes, scheduled individual outpatient visits, community presentations and programs. The customers of the position include inpatients, outpatients, patients’ families, physician office staff, physicians, and community members. Ages of customers range from infants to the elderly. The position participates in the Clinical RD Team and the Food and Nutrition Services department. The hours are primarily day shift, with rotating every 5thor 6thweekend coverage and occasional evening hours. This position does not provide direct patient care.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Bachelor's degree (B.A.) from a four-year college or university; with a fifth year internship completed with an accredited institution, or have completed a Coordinated Undergraduate Program in Nutrition and Dietetics. Must be at a minimum of registration eligible with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and complete registration within one year of employment date.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS Upon hiring, the candidate must be a minimum of registration eligible. Within one year of hire date, a completed registration must be on file in Human Resources. This registration must be renewed annually. Certification by the State of Indiana is required within 60 days of Registration with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics or within 60 days of hiring

Posted: 01/11/2019

Req #: 4367