Dietitian Registered Sr/On-Call/UKHC

Job description

Job Title:

Dietitian Registered Sr/On-Call/UKHC

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

H3075:Nutritions Services

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Salary Range:


Type of Position:


Position Time Status :

On Call

Required Education:

Bachelor’s Degree in Clinical Nutrition or related

Required Related Experience:

1 year

Required License/Registration/Certification:

Registered Dietitian

Physical Requirements:

The physical requirements for this position include: regularly standing/walking with objects up to 10lbs,regularly sitting at a computer work station for extended periods of time (includes repetitive motions).


PRN; Approximately 8:00am – 5:00pm, regular weekends and holidays

Job Summary:

Performs as a member of theinterdisciplinary team. Responsible for the evaluation, coordination, andimplementation of the nutrition care plan for patients. Provides education and counseling to patients on their nutritional needs. Ensures customer satisfaction and good public relations through the safe and efficient use of resources. Performs duties in compliance with performance improvement plans, TJC, and other licensing, accrediting, and regulatory agencies. Serves as a nutrition educator for students, medical staff, health professionals, and/or general public. Serves as a role model, resource, and leader for other clinical dietitians. Exhibits nutrition expertise in specified area of practice.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

This position will serve in a PRN capacity. The ideal candidate will be available to work regular weekends and holidays as well as weekdays for weekend and/or vacation coverage.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

Master’s degree and Advanced Practice Certification in Clinical Nutrition preferred

Deadline to Apply:


University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Job No:
Posted: 1/7/2021
Application Due: 4/7/2021
Work Type: Full Time