Dietitian Registered Senior/UKHC
Dietitian Registered Senior/UKHCRequisition Number:
Dietitian SeniorDepartment Name:
M4000:Pediatrics ClinicWork Location:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$19.66-31.91/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
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1 yrRequired License/Registration/Certification:
Registered DietitianPhysical Requirements:
The essential function of this position include the ability to lift or carry up to 25-50 pounds as needed, as well as stand for long periods of time. The condition of work may include expsposure to communicable disease and injury from intractable patients or sharp instruments.Shift:
Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, some holidays or weekends maybe required.Job Summary:
Performs as a member of the interdisciplinary team. Responsible for the evaluation, coordination, and implementation 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:
Superb direct patient care and critical thinking skills; basic computer navigation skills, and working knowledge of the internet; ability to communicate with patient families and provider/peer team.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
NoDeadline to Apply:
01/14/2021University 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.
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