Nutrition Team Leader - Food And Nutrition

William Backus Hospital Norwich , CT 06360

Posted 5 days ago

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For more than 118 years, Backus Hospital has been the primary source of healthcare services for much of Eastern Connecticut. We are home to the only trauma center in New London and Windham counties, and are the only area hospital with LIFE STAR helicopter services. We deliver and coordinate a continuum of high-quality healthcare with the goal of improving the health of our communities.


Assist the Director of Clinical Nutrition Services in managing clinical nutrition activities for the department and hospital. Maintain high standards within the department and translate nutrition policies and procedures into daily operation of clinical services in accordance with JCAH and Department of Public Health. Will perform duties and responsibilities of a dietitian as part of schedule.

Minimum Requirements

Education: Bachelor Degree in Human Nutrition

Experience: Minimum of 3 years hospital experience.

Licensure, Certification, Registration: Registration with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetic Education RDN and Certification with the CT Department of Public Health CD-N

Preferred Requirements

Education: Masters Degree in Nutrition/Management or Public health

Advanced certifications as related to nutrition

Knowledge, Skills and Ability

  • All clinical aspects of a dietitian in a hospital environment

  • Strong professional, organizational, computer , communication and interpersonal skills

  • Strong perception of clinical nutrition services and information technology

  • Ability to multitask and work within time constraints

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