Job Posting: Registered Dietitian (Temporary) 1.0 FTE (USA)

10.2.2015

St. Mary’s Hospital in Duluth, MN is hiring a full time temporary Ped’s RD position (to cover pregnancy leave). Covering Peds/ PICU/ OB. They also are hiring an adult full time temporary position too.

 

Job Description : Essentia Health seeks employees who embrace our commitment to patient-and family-centered care in communities both large and small. We’re looking for people who are committed to making patients and their families feel known and understood. People who understand what it means to be Here with you. People who are willing to use their strengths to help others.

The Perinatal Dietitian collaborates with members of the health care team to provide high quality medical nutrition therapy to patients and clients of all ages but particularly to pregnant women, infants and children, by assessing, developing a care plan, monitoring and evaluating care of those identified to be at nutrition risk. The dietitian provides nutrition education to patients and members of the health care team in assigned areas. The dietitian contributes to the health care team expertise in nutritional assessment, management of Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN), physical assessment for malnutrition and education.) Writes nutrition orders for clients in assigned areas. Communicates effectively and fosters continuity of care for patients and clients. Actively maintains professional development and competencies related to assigned areas. Position requires high level of customer service skills to establish and enhance positive relationships with patients, co-workers and others.

Essentia Health offers competitive salary and benefits that include medical, dental, life insurance, long term disability, flex spending accounts, retirement plans, paid time off, and continuing education including tuition reimbursement.

Our Values

Quality Hospitality Respect Justice Stewardship Teamwork

Essentia Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran Status.

City and State: Duluth, MN

Department: NUTRITION SERVICES

Physical Location: (building) ST MARY’S MEDICAL CENTER

Auto req ID: 21419BR

Type of Employment: Temporary

FTE (Full-Time Equivalent) 1.00

Shift Days: Weekends

Start time i.e. HH:MM am/pm Varies

End time i.e. HH:MM am/pm Varies

Weekends and Holidays? Yes

Union position? No

Monthly Minimum Salary: $ Commensurate with Experience

Does this position require a resume? Yes

 

Job Skills Description Education and/or years’ experience required:

• Master’s degree in food, nutrition or dietetics.

• (Bachelor’s degree and two years’ experience in general clinical dietetics or one year of experience in an infant intensive care unit may be acceptable in lieu of the above

 

Licensure/Certifications required:

• Registered with the Commission on Dietetic Registration of the American Dietetic Association.

• Upon completion of 90 days of employment must be able to pass the competency test related to nutrition order writing privileges.