AdventHealth Clinical Dietitian in Shawnee, Kansas
All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:
Up to $2000 Sign on Bonus
Benefits from Day One
Paid Days Off from Day One
Student Loan Repayment Program
Whole Person Wellbeing Resources
Mental Health Resources and Support
Our promise to you:
Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
Schedule: Full Time
Shift : Weekdays and limited weekend requirement
Location: 9100 West 74 th Street, Shawnee Mission, KS 66204
The community you’ll be caring for:
At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission, formerly Shawnee Mission Medical Center, you're more than just a number on a chart. You're a whole person, who functions best when physically, emotionally, and spiritually fit. Find whole-person care, dedicated teams and staff, and a wide variety of medical services, all at our hospital in Shawnee Mission, Kansas.
The role you’ll contribute:
Under the general direction of the Director and Lead Clinical Dietitian and in collaboration with other members of the health care team, identifies patients at risk of nutritional deficit or excess, assesses nutritional needs and defines nutrient requirements, develops and oversees the implementation of the nutrition care plan for patients with complicated nutritional problems, evaluates the effectiveness of nutrition interventions, provides nutrition education related to medical nutrition therapy, and counsels patients and family members on appropriate food selections, eating habit and behavior changes to accomplish optimum patient outcomes and defined goals. Promotes continuity of care through effective discharge planning, care coordination, and communication with the health care team.
The value you’ll bring to the team:
Maintains a positive attitude to keep customers delighted.
Initiates and monitors nutrition assessments/reassessments per Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) and regulatory standards.
Assessment criteria include achievable/measureable goals and plan of care
Demonstrates understanding of therapeutic diets, meal planning, processing patient menus and options for additional items available to patients.
Uses standards appropriate to age and clinical condition/diagnosis
Uses standards/interventions/goals and plan of care appropriate to age and Clinical condition/diagnosis.
Calculates calories, protein, and fat provided in parenteral/enteral solutions (includes applicable medications).
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
Minimum qualifications : Bachelor’s degree; 1-2 years of experience; Kansas Licensed Dietitian
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
Category: Nutritional Services
Organization: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission
Schedule: 1 - Day
Shift: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission
Req ID: 22022164
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.