Dietitian, Mount Vernon, Ssm Health

Udgivet 2022-06-25
Udløber 2022-07-25
ID #1059763770
Dietitian, Mount Vernon, Ssm Health
United States, Illinois, Mount Vernon,
Udgivet June 25, 2022


Jobtype: Fuld tid
Kontrakttype: Permanent
Løn type: I løbet af året
Beskæftigelse: Dietitian

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We have openings at Good Samaritan hospital in Mt. Vernon and for our Weight Management Program. Full-time benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision and Retirement savings. Provides comprehensive nutrition assessments and care planning for patients and/or residents and evaluates effectiveness of treatments. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES Directs the nutritional care of patients and/or residents with special needs including screening, assessment, intervention, care and discharge planning to ensure patient and /or resident nutrition needs and customer satisfaction are met. Adheres to all care standards from federal, state and Joint Commission standards for delivery of nutrition care. Monitors patient progress, reassesses and makes adjustments to care plan as appropriate. Participates in discharge planning and assists the patient and family with education and resources needed. Collaborates with and advises physicians, nurses, therapists and other care providers regarding issues related to patient nutritional care. Actively participates in care coordination meetings. Identifies patients needing nutrition education and initiates the education process by assessing educational needs and identifying resources for on-going nutrition care. Considers age, cultural practices, emotional barriers, desire and motivation to learn, physical and cognitive limitations. Involves patient family/significant other in education. Selects, adapts and develops nutrition education materials and techniques to accomplish patient goals. Contributes to the nutrition education experiences of medical residents, nurses, pharmacists or other interested parties as requested. Provides nutrition information and education to community by presenting nutrition education programs that are planned, factual, appropriate for audience and of appropriate length. Handouts/audiovisual aides are used when suitable Remains up to date on advances in nutrition and diet therapy through continuing education to possess most up-to-date knowledge of meet clients' needs. Provides input and recommendations to revise clinical guidelines and or procurement of educational materials to assure best practices. Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner. Performs other duties as assigned. EDUCATION Bachelor's degree in Dietetics or related field EXPERIENCE No experience required PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS Frequent reaching, sitting, standing and walking. Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more). Frequent use of hearing and speech to share information through oral communication. Ability to hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc. Frequent keyboard use/data entry. Occasional bending, stooping, climbing, twisting and gripping. Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs. Occasional use of vision to identify and distinguish colors. Occasional driving. Rare repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements and squatting. Required Preferred Job Industries Customer Service

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    Dietitians help people achieve health goals by analyzing their physical conditions and other health concerns and creating a nutrition plan that meets their individual needs and dietary preferences.

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