Providence Health & Services Dietitian - Food and Nutrition Services in Walla Walla, Washington
Providence is calling a Dietitian (Food and Nutrition Services, Days, 0.5 FTE) to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington.
We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Conduct a nutrition assessment for patients at nutritional risk within required time frames. Obtain timely and appropriate data and analyzes/interprets data based on evidence-based standards.
Provide appropriate documentation that summarizes the nutrition care plan in the patient's medical record, including nutrition assessment, diagnosis, plan/goals, implementation, and progress toward goals.
Participate in multidisciplinary care conference and discharge planning activities as appropriate. Work closely with other disciplines including OT, PT, speech and social services to insure continuity of care.
Develop and implement an individualized plan for nutrition intervention in accordance with the patient's medical program goals and objectives, nutrition description, and self-management training. May require development of therapeutic plan for specialized nutrition support, including enteral and parenteral nutrition.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor’s degree in Dietetics, Food and Nutrition, or related area granted by U.S. regionally accredited college or university.
Completion of a didactic program in dietetics and supervised practice program approved by the Commission of Dietetic Registration (CDR), the credentialing agency for the Academy of Nutirition & Dietetics.
Registered Dietitian by the Commission of Dietetic Registration (CDR) and Current Dietitian Certification with the State of Washington.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Three years clinical/related experience and/or master's degree in related field.
Certified Specialist in related field (CLE, CDE, CNSD, CS)
Bilingual in English and Spanish.
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington is a full service hospital with some of the best technology, expertise, specialists and primary care physicians in the region. We have been named the 100 top hospitals in the United States by two separate, independent research companies, Solucient and Cleverly Associates. Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Healthcare Practitioner and Technician
Location: Washington-Walla Walla
Req ID: 209208