Registered Dietitian, Bariatrics 1.0DV (7467-5796) in Marquette, MI at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 10/18/2020

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Job Description

UP Health System - Marquette

Plans, coordinates, and implements nutritional therapy services for assigned populations.

Assesses patient's nutritional status and needs. Develops and implements patient care plans and assesses patient responses.

Collaborates with physicians, nursing, pharmacy and other healthcare team members/departments to determine, coordinate, and provide medical nutrition therapy.

Collaborates with departmental management to provide nutritionally appropriate menus, food options, and services for patients and visitors.

Develops and provides education, training, consulting, and counseling services throughout the organization and for the community on topics including eating disorders, weight loss, and dietary modifications for healthy lifestyles.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education
  • Bachelor’s degree required
*Years of relevant experience may be substituted for required education.

Required Skills

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Certifications
  • Basic Life Support Health Care Provider (BLS-HCP) required
  • Registered Dietitian with Commission on Dietetic Registration required (within 1 year of hire)
Minimum Work Experience
  • 1 year as Registered Dietitian preferred

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran