The selected candidate will render professional nutritional care and counseling to assigned patients and families; initiate and complete calorie counts per departmental standards and perform nutrition consults.
In this role, the selected candidate will develop and/or assesses appropriate nutrition education materials for use in patient education; communicate formally and informally with Health Care Staff to promote coordination of nutritional care with total patient care.
In this role, you will provide medical nutrition therapy to a variety of inpatient patient populations and disease states while sharing your knowledge and recommendations as a part of an interdisciplinary team.
In this role, the selected candidate will maintain dietetic registration, state-required credentials and/or licensure and continuing education requirements; conduct patient nutrition assessment on a population of lower acuity patients.
The successful candidate must have professional work experience in clinical nutrition as a Registered Dietitian required; intermediate computer skills and proficiency with MS Word, Excel, and Outlook required as well as functional proficiency.
Searching a Registered Dietitian to join their dynamic team atFlushing Hospital, a 325 bed community hospital. This position will cover the higher acuity patients and will be seen as a mentor by our entry level dietitians. CDN and/or CNSC a plus.