Indiana University Health Clinical Dietitian Senior (Methodist Hospital) in Indianapolis, Indiana
Provides optimal nutrition care at an advanced level for inpatients and/or outpatients, utilizing the Nutrition Care Process, in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team. Plans, organizes, implements and evaluates nutrition education individualized to the patients needs; precepts dietetic interns; independently orders diets, oral nutrition supplements, enteral and parenteral nutrition support as approved by the medical staff at each facility. Demonstrates proficiency and advanced competency in one or more specialized areas. Purpose: The person in this position will practice at an advanced level as evidenced by performing a minimum of at least one of the following services on a ongoing basis: feeding tube placement; insulin adjustment; development and implementation of nutrition care protocols; leadership in applied clinical research; other as determined or approved by the Clinical Nutrition Manager. The person in this position will also provide leadership in at least one significant contribution annually. This could include but not limited to a multidisciplinary project, quality improvement initiative or authors a publication; other as determined or approved by the Clinical Nutrition Manager.
This role includes both inpatient and outpatient responsibilities. Transplant experience is preferred, but not required.
• Requires dietetic registration with the Commission on Dietetic Registration.
• Requires licensure through the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency. Dietitian Certification through the Indiana Professional Licensing Agency. Dietitian Registration with the Commission on Dietetic Registration of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Requires 8 years of relevant experience plus holds a specialist certification through the Commission on Dietetic Registration or other approved governing body.
• Requires 10 years of relevant experience without specialist certification.
• Consistently exemplifies the IU Health Values as evidenced by the annual performance review.