Clinical Dietitian - Per Diem

Select Medical Corporation Miami , FL 33196

Posted 2 weeks ago

Overview

West Gables Rehabilitation Hospital

Miami, FL

Per Diem Clinical Dietitian

At West Gables Rehabilitation Hospital our services have been designed for patients who need a longer rehabilitation hospitalization for their recovery. We are currently seeking a Per Diem Clinical Dietitian to join our team.

Benefits of Joining Our Team:

  • Opportunity to develop and grow within a successful organization

  • Team-oriented culture

  • High success rate of patients going home from our hospital

  • Competitive PRN rates

  • You are a key part of improving our patient's quality of life and recovery process

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.

Qualifications

Specific Duties

  • Provides quality nutrition services including. Develops appropriate nutritional care plan.

  • 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 appropriate.

  • Acts as Food Service manager during scheduled weekends, holidays, or covering vacations shifts.

Minimum Education & Experience (Including Licenses)

  • Baccalaureate Degree in Food and Nutrition or equivalent required.

  • Current registration status as a Dietitian Registered with the American Dietetic Association or has completed a Dietetic Internship Program approved by the American Dietetic Association required.

  • One to three years experience in a healthcare setting preferred.

Additional Data

Overview of Select Medical Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospitals

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

  • Stroke

  • Amputation

  • Neurological Disorders

  • Orthopedic Conditions

  • Multiple Traumas

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Clinical Dietitian - Per Diem

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