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Catholic Health Initiatives Dietitian in Missouri Valley, Iowa

Overview

For more than 50 years the mission of CHI Health Missouri Valley has been to nurture and enhance the quality of life for residents of Harrison County in Iowa. As a community hospital its ongoing commitment is to keep residents in good health. Through the years CHI Health Missouri Valley has strived to improve the health status of southwest Iowa residents – children teens adults senior citizens friends and neighbors. CHI Health Missouri Valley is proud to offer health care services – close to home – within this community.

Responsibilities

JOB SUMMARY / PURPOSE

The Clinical Registered Dietitian is responsible for, but not limited to: nutrition screening, nutrition assessments, and

medical nutrition therapy of patients and residents. The Clinical Dietitian provides consultant services to St. Gerard’s

Nursing Home.

ESSENTIAL KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Completes nutritional assessments and nutrition education for inpatients and swing-bed patients.

  2. Completes patient & resident education, care plans and documentation in the eMR as indicated.

  3. Evaluates nutritional care and provides follow up as indicated.

  4. Provide clinical and managerial consultation to St. Gerard’s on a monthly basis.

NON-ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Other duties as assigned by management

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Required Education (for CHI Leadership Job Levels from Supervisor through President)

  • Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized college/university as well as one calendar year of internship or equivalent.

  • Must be Registered or Registry Eligible for the Commission on Dietetic Registration of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

  • Required Education for Staff Job Levels Required Minimum Experience One + year of experience is preferred.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent Written and Verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work independently

  • Good time management skills

  • Basic computer skills

  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude with others to ensure positive outcomes

Pay Range

$21.80 - $32.49 /hour

We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

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