Sodexo Inc. Registered Dietitian 3 in LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas
Sodexo is looking for a Registered Dietitian to join our dynamic NICU team at Baptist Health Medical Center-Little Rock in Arkansas. The NICU is a 70 bed Level III B unit. The NICU team is a strong, multidisciplinary team committed to providing nutrition care based on the most recent evidence -based practices and guidelines. This position will provide an opportunity for professional growth, education and leadership.
Reporting to the Clinical Nutrition Manager, the ideal candidate will:
Have at least 2 years of clinical experience in the NICU preferred
Level 2 NICU experience preferred
Have experience with the nutrition care process and electronic health record charting
Participate in daily NICU rounds with the MD and other team members to manage both TPN and enteral feedings
Participate with the team to provide individualized nutrition care and develop unit policies and protocols
Participate in performance improvement projects
Serve as a preceptor for dietetic interns
Serve as a resource for the milk/formula mixing lab
Have a strong desire to continue learning and advancing skills
Have good time management and communication skills
Be a Licensed Dietitian in the State of Arkansas
To learn more visit:https://www.baptist-health.com/
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Responsible for providing direct comprehensive nutrition services including those for complex needs.
-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 - 3 years 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 76383
Relocation Type No
Employment Status Full-Time