Dietitian FT

HCA Alexandria , LA 71301

Posted 3 weeks ago

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About Rapides Regional Medical Center

Founded in 1903 at the corner of Second and Lee streets in Alexandria, Louisiana, Rapides Regional Medical Center represents a proud heritage of compassionate healthcare services coupled with the most advanced technology of the day.

With a continued emphasis on progressive care, Rapides Regional Medical Center has grown to meet the continually changing needs of our patients and the rapidly advancing technology of modern healthcare. Located in downtown Alexandria and easily accessible from Interstate 49, the hospital is licensed for 328 beds and fully accredited by The Joint Commission.

Rapides Regional Medical Center is looking for a Dietitian

Job Summary:

The Dietitian is responsible for screening patients according to hospital policy. She/He develops and implements nutrition care plans and provides nutrition counseling to individual patients/clients and participants in group nutrition classes. The Dietitian demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care, based on physical, psychosocial, education, safety, and related criteria appropriate to the following age groups: neonate/infant, children, adolescent, adult, and geriatric.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science or advanced degree in Dietetics or Food and Nutrition

  • Successful completion of the Dietetic Assistant Course from the American Dietetic Association

  • Licensed to practice as a Dietitian in the State of Louisiana

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