Dietitian PRN
Location:
Sun City Center , Florida
Posted:
September 07, 2017
Reference:
00642-3198
POSITION SUMMARY: Coordinates all phases of nutrition care including nutrition assessment, care planning, monitoring, education and counseling of hospitalized patients and outpatients in a variety of settings.

Perform duties in support of and in compliance with performance improvement plans, JCAHO, and other licensing, accrediting, and regulatory agencies.

Demonstrates responsibility and accountability in planning and organizing the nutritional care of patients.

Assesses patient nutritional needs, diet restrictions, etc. to develop and implement dietary care plans and provide nutritional counseling. Develops measurable short and long-term nutritional goals and evaluates to desired outcomes.

Ensures the accurate calculation of nutritional needs based upon individual therapeutic need.

Ensures documentation in medical record is timely, accurate and in accordance with PCD guidelines.

Monitors and inspects meal service for conformance to prescribed diets and standards of palatability and appearance.

Participates in rounding and proactively responds to patient needs to improve patient outcomes and positively impact overall patient experience.

Participates in rounding and proactively responds to patient needs to improve patient outcomes and positively impact overall patient experience.
Qualifications:
Required: Must be a Licensed Registered Dietitian (RD) in the State of Florida.

Bachelor's degree in Food and Nutrition, Dietetics, Nutritional Sciences, Human Nutrition, or comparable major.

One year in an acute care environment preferred.

Critical thinking, service excellence and good interpersonal communication skills, ability to read/comprehend written instructions, ability to follow verbal instructions, PC skills.

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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