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Clinical Dietitian

257401

Cancer Center - Planning 445006

Active Full Time

Days

Oncology dietitian experience preferred; start date Nov/Dec

Contact: Debra Ahern
Email: dahern@iuhealth.org

Licensed Dietitian
Experience is required

The IU Health Joe & Shelly Schwarz Cancer Center at IU Health North Hospital is building on our promise to offer unmatched cancer services and patient care close home to all under one roof. The new Schwarz Cancer Center will create a variety of exciting opportunities for clinical and non-clinical team members: from our retail dining experience to our adolescent and young adult center, to our integrative health area including cosmetology and music and art therapies, to our infusion and chemotherapy suite and same-day clinic. Our growth is your opportunity to shine whether you provide direct care to patients at the bedside, or have the skills to support those who do. At the Schwarz Cancer Center, every team member is a caregiver.  

Indiana University Health is Indiana's most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. We're looking for team members who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day.

Apply teamwork. Apply experience. Apply skill. Apply yourself. And together we can change everything.                 

QUALIFICATIONS/KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES

Provides optimal nutrition care for inpatients and outpatients, utilizing the Nutrition Care Process, in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team. The Nutrition Care Process includes nutritional assessment, nutrition diagnosis, nutrition intervention, and nutrition monitoring and evaluation. Incumbent also plans, organizes, implements and evaluates nutrition education individualized to the patient/client needs; precepts dietetics and other health professional students; independently orders diets, supplements and tube feedings as approved by Medical Staff Office at each facility.  

 

** The Dietitian position will start in November/December 2019 in anticipation of the January 2020 opening date.   This is a full-time, M-F, day shift hours position that will split time between Schwarz Cancer Center and IU Health North hospital.  **

 

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in dietetics or a related field.
  • Registration with the Commission on Dietetic Registration or eligibility to take the registration exam.
  • State Certification required as soon as registration obtained.
  • Ability to develop medical care plans.

Indiana University Health has more than 34,000 team members, including more than 3,600 physicians and 1,200 advanced practice providers. We are Indiana's most comprehensive healthcare system with hospitals and specialties ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report. A unique partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine one of the nation's largest medical schools gives patients access to groundbreaking research and innovative treatments, and it offers team members access to the latest science and the very best training advancing healthcare for all.

At IU Health, your personal and professional growth is a top priority. You will have access to many diverse opportunities to learn and develop in meaningful ways that matter most to you, such as advanced clinical training, leadership development, promotion opportunities and cross training development. With 16 hospitals, including eight with Magnet designation and five with Pathways to Excellence designation, our team members are leading the way through excellence. IU Health is invested in the lives of Hoosiers, leading the transformation of healthcare to make Indiana one of the nation's healthiest states.

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