Sodexo Operations LLC Clinical Dietitian 1 in COON RAPIDS, Minnesota

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Unit Description

Sodexo is seeking a Registered Dietitian to come join their dynamic team at Mercy Hosptial, a part of Allina Health, is known for Cardiovascular Care, Oncology, Orthopedics and Birth Center. Starting January 1, 2017, it will join with Unity Hospital to become one hospital with two campuses. Mercy Hospital is located in the northern suburbs of Minneapolis, MN.

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

  • Responsible for a variety of patient units: approximately 40% of position is inpatient

  • Passion for outpatients: approximately 60% of position is outpatient. Must be willing to help grow outpatient program

  • Self-directed, organized and a team player

  • Serve as role model and preceptor for University of Minnesota and other dietetic interns

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work within a multidisciplinary team

  • Familiar with the nutrition care process and electronic medical record charting

  • Familiar with and able to assess for malnutrition using AND/ASPEN criteria

  • Participating in interdisciplinary team rounds

  • Performing patient satisfaction rounds along with monthly test trays and patient rounds

  • Able to conduct quality improvement projects either independently and/or as part of the clinical team

  • Work with Clinical Nutrition Manager to provide exemplary care to patients, staff and community

Position Summary

Provides basic nutrition assessments and care planning for patients/residents. Plans special diets and supervises their preparation. Instructs patients/residents and/or hospital personnel in basic 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 years work experience in health care including

hospitals, nursing homes, assisted or independent living facilities, long-term

care, retirement homes, or clinics, meets eligibility requirements for certification as a Registered Dietitian.

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

System ID 58113

Location US - MN - COON RAPIDS

Relocation No

Category Nutrition

Type Full-Time