Dietitian - Inpatient Rehab Hospital - 7,500 sign on
Company: UF Health Rehabilitation Hospital
Posted on: November 18, 2021
Overview: UF Health Rehabilitation Hospital *A collaboration
with Select Medical & UF Health* Gainesville, FL
Registered Dietitian - $7,500 sign-on bonus
Benefits of becoming a Dietitian with us: Manageable case loads
A high success rate of patients going home from our hospital
A network of over 50K employees nationwide with advancement and
Comprehensive benefits package for Full-time employees (including
medical, dental, vision, 401k, life insurance, short and long term
disability, and tuition assistance)
Responsibilities: Position Summary
Provides quality nutritional care to patients, including the
assessment of nutritional needs, the development of medical
nutrition therapies, and implements these plans with the
multi-interdisciplinary team. Participates in
multi-interdisciplinary rounds. Provides nutrition education to
patients and families. Acting Food Service supervisor as needed/
required by the department. Implements established departmental and
Institute policies and procedures. Follows standard practices and
complies with regulatory requirements.
Specific Duties Provides quality nutrition services including, but
not limited to, screening, initial assessment, re-assessments,
nutrition counseling and education, therapeutic diet calculations,
and calorie counts. Develops an appropriate nutritional care
Considers religious, cultural, and ethical factors when completing
nutrition assessments and creating plan of care.
Evaluates potential food/drug interactions, and/or herb/supplement
interactions. Provides nutrition education/counseling as
Communicates and implements the nutritional plan of care with the
interdisciplinary care team.
Attend Interdisciplinary Care meetings, when assigned, for the
development of patient care plans. Participates with the
interdisciplinary team in various medical rounds (as available at
the facility) i.e., wound rounds, or dysphagia rounds.
Develops and implements educational programs for patients and
staff. Works with the patient to identify a nutrition education
plan and sets achievable goals.
Keeps current with nutritional practices and theories. Maintains
current ADA requirements, (i.e., Professional Portfolio,
self-development, and continuing education classes.)
Oversees Food and Nutrition departmental office systems, including
diet cards, place cards, ordering nutritional supplements, etc.
Utilizes the electronic patient information system as needed.
Acts as Food Service manager during scheduled weekends, holidays,
or covering vacation shifts. Supervises staff along with Dietary
Manager to achieve hospital and departmental mission and goals.
Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications Bachelors degree with major
studies in Food and Nutrition related field required
Current state licensure/certification - if required by state
Current registration by the Commission on Dietetics Registration
One year of work experience in a facility setting with clinical
responsibilities or equivalent required
Additional Data: Overview of Select Medical Inpatient
Select Medical's Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospitals provide
advanced treatment and comprehensive care to best address the
medical, physical, emotional and vocational challenges for
individuals with: Brain Injury
Spinal Cord Injury
**Select Medical is committed to having a workforce that reflects
diversity at all levels and is an equal opportunity employer.
Qualified applicants are considered for employment, and employees
are treated during employment without regard to race, color,
religion, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, marital status, ancestry, physical or
mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic
protected under applicable law.
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