Nutritionist

Job ID: 399530
Discipline: Nutrition/Food Services
Specialty: Nutritionist
Date Posted: March 15, 2019
Address: 1850 Bluegrass Avenue
Location: Louisville, KY 40215
Duration: Full-time
Start Date: April 04, 2019
Employment Type: Perm
Weekly Pay: Call for details
Company: Nursing Jobs

Job Description & Requirements

In consultation with physicians and other members of the health care team, coordinates the nutritional care of adult patients undergoing bariatric surgery. The goal is to optimize patient outcomes and improve the quality of life for the morbidly obese through nutritional and educational expertise. Support the mission, vision, and values of the organization. Interacts effectively with physicians, nurses, visitors, and other customers utilizing effective verbal and non-verbal communication skills. Uses a sensitive approach and excellent customer service skills for the bariatric client population. Communicates with customers and peers with honesty, respect, and sincerity. Attention to detail and accuracy of patient information and patient records. Ability to perform professional duties independently. Works with multi-disciplinary teams in a professional and cohesive manner. Maintains satisfactory attendance. Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred): Bachelor of Science in Dietetics. Registered by the American Dietetic Association. Experience (required and preferred): Minimum of two years experience as a Clinical Dietitian. Experience in working with weight loss clients or bariatric surgery patients preferred. Join us at KentuckyOne Health, and become a part of our faith-based health system. Email resume to cherylchapman@catholichealth.net

Required Qualifications

Experience (required): Minimum of two years experience as a Clinical Dietitian. Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required): Bachelor of Science in Dietetics. Registered by the American Dietetic Association.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in working with weight loss clients or bariatric surgery patients preferred.

Facility Location

Kentucky’s largest city is identified by its plethora of parks and green space and its affinity for all things fun. Cheer for your favorite horse at the world famous Kentucky Derby or catch a live performance at the Actors Theatre of Louisville, one of the cultural staples of the city. Countless other museums, performing arts venues, distinguished eateries and exhilarating night-life venues make up this famous city.

Job Benefits

This positions offer a wide range of benefits that typically include Full Medical, Dental, Prescription, Vision, Tuition Reimbursement, PTO, Flex Spending as well as generous Compensation packages and differentials.

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