Ascension Health Registered Dietitian (Part Time) - PACE in Flint, Michigan

We Are Hiring

Registered Dietitian (Part Time) - PACE - Dietary 003 - Part-Time,Day - PACE Center - Flint,MI

Why Join Ascension?

As the leading healthcare provider in mid-Michigan, Genesys has been improving our community's health for more than 95 years, and part of Ascension since 1999. As a group of affiliated medical campuses, outpatient centers, primary care locations including a network of 160 primary care physicians and ancillary healthcare organizations, we share a philosophy of providing personalized care to every person we serve.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Genesys Health System-MI, you will have the opportunity to

Provides medical nutrition therapy and evaluates effectiveness of treatments.

Responsibilities:

  • Assesses patients for nutritional status. Provides interventions/treatments including diet therapy, counseling or specialized nutrition supplements.

  • Collaborates with physicians, nursing and ancillary services such as speech pathology or physical therapy.

  • Monitors tolerance and effectiveness of nutritional regimen and recommends therapy adjustments as necessary.

  • Provides nutrition information for the community that may include public speaking, news releases and other forms of publications.

  • Coordinates 24 hour care delivery. Documents participant changes appropriately in the medical record and communicates participant changes to team members.

  • Assists in monitoring meals including intake, diet compliance and tray accuracy. Maintains sanitation of food preparation area(s) through planned and unannounced inspections.

  • Every effort has been made to identify essential functions of this position. However, this in now way states or implies that these are the only duties you will be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or is an essential function of the position.

  • The above is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification; it is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or qualifications for people so classified, and it is not intended to limit or modify in any way, the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of employees under his/her supervision

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • CertifiedBLS Providerspecializing inBasic Life Supportcredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained within3 Months (90 days)of hire date or job transfer date.

  • RegisteredDietitian/Nutritionistcredentialed from theAssociation of Nutrition & Foodservice Professionalsobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • CertifiedInstructorEducatorspecializing inDiabetes Managementcredentialed from theNational Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE).

Education:

  • Bachelor's Level Degree

  • Requires a bachelor level degree from an American Dietary Association accredited school, with a major in nutrition Master's level degree is preferred

Work Experience:

  • Prefer at least one year experience working with the frail, elderly patient population.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Genesys Health System will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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