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Dietitian - Bariatric Center

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Job ID: 12794
Location: Springfield, OR
Work Type: Per Diem - Relief
Shift: Day
Shift Length: Variable
FTE: 0.00
Benefit Eligibility: Select benefits

Job Description

Description

PeaceHealth is seeking a Registered Dietitian in the Bariatric Center for a per diem position.  Hourly compensation starts at $25.78, more depending on experience.

Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 including 2 doses of a 2-dose series or 1 dose of a 1-dose series plus 14 days beyond the final dose prior to start date.​

This position is responsible for coordinating all aspects of nutrition care before and after bariatric surgery.

  • Competent use of the Nutrition Care Process including nutrition assessment, identification of nutritional diagnosis, implementation of appropriate nutrition intervention, and formulation of patient specific goals, monitoring, evaluation, and follow up of outcomes. 
  • Uses evidence-based nutrition practice guidelines to provide nutrition education to patients and families in the outpatient setting, both in person and via telemedicine. 
  • Leads nutrition classes and/or support groups. 
  • Documents in the EMR in accordance with policies, procedures, and regulations. 
  • Participates in the interdisciplinary team. 
  • When appropriate, makes referrals to other services, agencies, and community resources. 
  • Performs other duties as assigned. 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree that meets Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND) requirements
  • Successful completion of AND approved internship/training program
  • Registered Dietitian or registration eligible (must pass the Registration Exam within 90 days).
  • Current licensure/certification as required by State. 
  • Current Medicare provider status number may be required.
  • Position may require valid driver’s license and auto insurance. 

OTHER SKILLS: 

  • Demonstrated skill in teaching adults of varying competency levels. 
  • Must be able to design, implement, and evaluate instructional materials. 
  • Proficient in the use of computers including Microsoft Teams, Zoom, and MS Office applications Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Ability to work independently on numerous projects simultaneously.

Working Conditions
Work requires fairly light physical exertion from 34 to 65% of the time. Ability to lift objects weighing 30 lbs. or less. Work requires frequent exposure to conditions involving minor cold, heat, poor ventilation or sharp instruments such as syringes or lancets. Reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more. Job duties frequently require intense concentration and attention to detail (34-65% of work time). 

See how PeaceHealth is committed to Inclusivity, Respect for Diversity and Cultural Humility.  

For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.  EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state or federal laws.

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