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Dietitian-Clinical Nutrition

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Dietitian-Clinical Nutrition - Bariatric Support Svcs 001 - PRN, Rotating - SVM-St Vincent's Riverside - Jacksonville, FL

 

Shift: PRN, Rotating Schedule

Ascension St. Vincent’s, based in Jacksonville, Florida, has served the people of Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia since 1873. It is home to the largest cardiovascular program between Atlanta and Orlando. From its humble beginning to its current status as a regional healthcare system, Ascension St. Vincent's is widely recognized for delivering quality, compassionate care.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

As an Associate with St. Vincent's HealthCare-FL, you will have the opportunity to provides medical nutrition therapy and evaluates effectiveness of treatments.

Responsibilities:

  • Assesses patients for nutritional status. Provides interventions/treatments including diet therapy, counseling or specialized nutrition supplements.

  • Collaborates with physicians, nursing and ancillary services such as speech pathology or physical therapy.

  • Monitors tolerance and effectiveness of nutritional regimen and recommends therapy adjustments as necessary. Provides medical nutrition therapy and evaluates effectiveness of treatments.

  • Provides nutrition information for the community that may include public speaking, news releases and other forms of publications.

  • Researches and takes initiatives to resolve nutrition care related complaints and problems.

  • Assists in monitoring meals including intake, diet compliance and tray accuracy. Maintains sanitation of food preparation area(s) through planned and unannounced inspections.

Education:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required

Work Experience:

  • None required

Required Qualifications:

  • Dietitian/Nutritionist credentialed from the Florida Council of Dietetics and Nutrition obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree preferred

  • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA)

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA)

  • Educator specializing in Diabetes Management

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Vincent's Healthcare (SVHC) will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
 
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

To comply with federal regulations of the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA), all employees are required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form (I-9).  This law applies to all hired individuals regardless of schedule and hours, including volunteers and students. 
 

St. Vincent's HealthCare participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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Job ID: 380779
Category: Food and Nutrition
Facility: FLJAC St Vincents Medical Ctr
Ministry: Ascension St. Vincent's, FL
Location: Jacksonville, FL

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