Sodexo Operations LLC Clinical Dietitian 1 in PINE BLUFF, Arkansas

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Unit Description

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Sodexo is seeking an entry level Registered Dietitian (40 hours per week ) for Jefferson Regional Medical Center (JRMC). Primary responsibilities would be basic nutrition screens and assessments for patients. Working with the Diet Office to ensure that patient preferences are being honored and diets are correct. Sodexo offers flexible scheduling, either 5-8 hour days, or 4-10 hour days. Potential for carpooling is also available. Sodexo offers competitive salaries.

JRMC is a regional hospital located in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, the 4th largest hospital in the state with an average census of 187 with primary acute with sub-acute and rehab patients.

Jefferson Hospital Association (JHA) is a non-profit, community owned private regional organization.

JRMC offers inpatient rehab, transitional care, intensive care, oncology, renal, and a wide variety of other units. The campus is bright, friendly, and offers a nice cafeteria and (2) wellness centers.

Position will report to Clinical Nutrition Manager and the Registered Dietitian will:

  • Have completed the requirements by the Commission on Dietetic Registration

  • Have experience in all aspects of an acute care setting (training available)

  • Have prior experience with the nutrition care process and electronic health records

  • Work with a team and provide nutritional assessments and care for patients as assigned

  • Provides nutrition education to patients and hospital staff

  • Be a self-starter, highly motivated a team player, and possess good time management skills

  • Provide education to patients to patients, as well as staff and work well with physicians, nursing, and ancillary staff

  • Possess the ability to creatively problem solve, work independently with minimal supervision and make decisions while working within a self-directed and team-oriented work environment

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

  • EMR experience desirable, but not required.

  • RD within 3 months of hire.

  • Licensure in Arkansas required – Provisional License needed on first day of work.

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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 56623

Location US - AR - PINE BLUFF

Relocation No

Category Nutrition

Type Full-Time