Clinical Dietitian

Job Code Number: 1610400-2212-01

  Rout Neonatal ICU

  Part-time · Day shift · 20 · Part Time

Alicia Delbridge
adelbridge@regionalonehealth.org
877 Jefferson Ave.
Memphis,  TN 38103

  • Bachelors degree is required
  • Registration Required
  • TN State Licensure Required
  • 1+ years experience is required
  • JOB SUMMARY AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:  Provides clinical nutrition services to inpatient/outpatients. Assesses patient's status and develops/implements a nutrition care plan in accordance with patients' nutrition requirements, Medical Nutrition Therapy and Regulatory Standards. Participates in the interdisciplinary team process. and conducts training/education programs as required.  

    MACHINES OR EQUIPMENT OPERATED: Computer-based systems, electronic devices, calculator and other equipment as needed for nutrition assessment.

    JOB REQUIREMENTS:

    EDUCATION:   Bachelor degree from an accredited school with a major in food and nutrition and successful completion of a dietetic internship, traineeship or coordinated program approved by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Qualified by education, training or experience to work with the neonate, infant, adolescent, adult and/or geriatric patient population as specialty assignment dictates.

    LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION:  (1) Registered by the Commission of Dietetic Registration (CDR) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and Licensed by the State of Tennessee Board of Dietitian/Nutritionist Examiners. (2) Eligible to obtain licensure within one (1) year of employment. Credentials and Licensure must be maintained/ current.

    PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  Prolonged standing and walking; Ability to conduct physical round throughout the hospital facility; exposure to infectious agents.  Visual acuity is needed to verify accuracy of written materials.