Clinical Dietitian - per diem

Location
UVMMC - Medical Center - Main Campus
Location and Address
Location Address: 111 Colchester Avenue, Burlington Vermont
Building Name
Building Name: UVMMC - Medical Center - Main Campus
Department
Clinical Nutrition
Schedule Per Diem (position has no committed hours and is not benefit eligible) / Regular
Standard Hours
0
Shift
Day/Eve-8hr (United States of America)
Primary Shift
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Weekend Needs
Other
Salary Range
Min/Hour $25.23 Mid/Hour $31.53 Max/Hour $37.83
Recruiter
Janet Brown
Job Requisition ID
R0042544

Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Clinical Dietitian provides medical nutrition therapy (MNT) to inpatients and outpatients in designated areas/programs. The dietitian completes screenings, assessments, and ongoing monitoring of patients' nutritional care; documenting processes and outcomes according to department and hospital policies. The dietitian provides education/inservices to patients, students, and health care staff, and participate in department and hospital-wide activities pertaining to quality improvement, professional development and community education.

EDUCATION:

Bachelor's Degree in Nutrition or Dietetics; eligiblilty for registration with the Commission on Dietetic Registration and Vermont state certification as a dietitian. The organization requires completion of registration and certification within six months of employment.

EXPERIENCE:

Must have experience in providing MNT to acute inpatients whose needs include oral, enteral (via tube) and parenteral nutrition, and in recommending and treating inpatients and outpatients needing diverse oral therapeutic diets.