• Registered Dietitian 2, Part Time

    Location US-MI-TRAVERSE CITY
    System ID
    81006
    Category
    Nutrition
    Relocation Type
    No
    Employment Status
    Part-Time
  • Unit Description

     

    Sodexo is seeking a Part-Time RD (20 hours per week) to join the team at Munson Medical Center Sodexo is the number one employer of registered dietitians in the United States. We offer tremendous opportunities for career growth for dietitians throughout all divisions. Benefits for dietitians include reimbursement for annual AND dues, CDR fees, CEUs and specialty certifications, as well as education assistance. www.sodexodietitianjobs.com

     

    Here is look at your key responsibilities and qualifications we are seeking in a Registered Dietitian:

     

    • Directs the nutritional care of out-patients
    • Review medical record and interviews patient to evaluate anthropometrics data, laboratory data, drug nutrient interactions and provides diet counseling taking into consideration cultural aspects and a wide variety of medical conditions.
    • Utilize evidence based nutrition practices guidelines to create an individualized dietary plan for the patient with a variety of medical condition.
    • Coordinate all out-patient nutrition education activities including revision of diet instruction materials; identify needs for additional materials and coordinating new material.
    • Conduct public speaking events which include weight management classes, diabetes classes and others as requested by the medical center.
    • Have excellent interpersonal communication skills to interact with a wide variety of individuals and groups.
    • Plays an important role in hospital/community wellness program and is a member of the wellness committee.
    • Be able to be flexible with the schedule
    • Track quality assurance indicators and action plans.
    • Maintain accurate record/documentation/ assessments so that insurance companies and Medicare can be billed.
    • Increase outpatient program participation and patients utilizing various marketing strategies to include social media and physician offices.

    This position requires ability to flex in hours to meet the business needs and may require travel to other system facilities.

     

    Come join the Sodexo team at Munson Medical Center and be a part making a difference in health and well-being of its residents and patients.

     

    Position Summary

    Responsible for providing direct comprehensive nutrition services
    Key Duties
    -Directs nutrition care of special needs population to ensure nutrition needs and customer satisfaction levels are met.
    -Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction to ensure account retention.
    -Manages, promotes, and educates others on food and nutrition programs according to Sodexo standards and policy.
    -Collaborates and communicates with culinary and clinical departments on established processes, special diets, and menu requests and probes potential problems and apprises manager of status on resolution of problems or issues, using appropriate Sodexo resource when necessary.
    -Ensures compliance with all federal, state and local regulations as well as Sodexo/client policies and procedures (e.g. Health Dept., HIPAA/Privacy Act, Joint Commission, quality assurance, safety, operations, and personnel) by keep abreast of the most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice.
    -Establishes operating standards, implements quality improvements and communicates them to other departments..

     

     

    Qualifications & Requirements

    Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree

    Basic Functional Experience - 1 year work experience in health care including hospitals, nursing homes, assisted or independent living facilities, long-term care, retirement homes, or clinics + registered dietitian

    Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

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