Sodexo Operations LLC Clinical Dietitian 2 in BETHLEHEM, Pennsylvania

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Unit Description

Sodexo is seeking a Registered Dietitian to come join their dynamic team at Lehigh Valley Health Network Children Specialty Center outpatient program located in Bethlehem, PA.

Position will report to Clinical Nutrition Manager and ideal candidate will:

  • Provide nutrition therapy for pediatric patients at Peds Specialty Center

  • Have the ability to creatively problem solve, work independently with minimal supervision and use good judgement to make decisions and work within a self-directed team oriented work environment

  • Have excellent interpersonal communication skills to interact with a wide variety of individuals and groups

  • Possess good time management and organizational skills and work requires the ability to drive between hospital sites and potential community locations; current drivers license required

  • Assist with program development, promotion/marketing, screenings and patient recruitment

  • Performs comprehensive nutritional evaluations and follow up

  • Effective written and verbal communication for all hospital and departmental programs and activities

  • Assist and supports departmental program evaluation adn outcome measurement activities

  • Have the ability to present educational sessions in a group setting

Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network (LVHN) is an 1000+ bed teaching network of three hospitals. LVHN ranks as one of the nation’s top hospitals in eight specialty care delivery areas in the 2006 U.S.News & World Report guide to “America’s Best Hospitals,” more than LVHN or any other hospital in the region has ever achieved. LVH is #1 in the country for Heart Failure care and is a Magnet nursing hosptial network.

Position Summary

Provides comprehensive nutrition assessments and care planning for patients/residents. Plans special diets and supervises their preparation. Instructs patients/residents and/or hospital personnel in principles of nutrition and modifications of normal diet. Performs routine care responsibilities without training and direction.

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.

System ID 58078

Location US - PA - BETHLEHEM

Relocation No

Category Nutrition

Type Full-Time