Clinical Dietitian - Cancer Clinical Institute
Location: Mission Viejo, CA
Work Schedule: Full time - 80 Biweekly Hours
Shift: 8-hour, Days
Under general supervision assesses, treats, and provides medical nutrition therapy to patients of all ages (infant, preschool, school age, adolescent, adult, and geriatric) with complex nutrition needs. Documents findings and recommendations; plans and implements nutrition intervention; collaborates with patient care team; educates patient/family and reassesses patient for changes in nutritional needs. Provides direction, training, and supervision to assigned Nutrition Assistants.
Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement.
Registered Dietitian or RD eligible status in accordance with California Dietetic Association guidelines with registration obtained within 6 months of employment.
- 2 years Clinical dietetic experience in an acute care hospital with experience in nutrition support or pediatric specialties.
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At Mission Hospital with locations in Mission Viejo and Laguna Beach, CA our core values of Compassion, Dignity, Justice, Excellence and Integrity translate into an environment where the welfare of our patients always comes before the bottom line. As a member of Providence Health System, we serve all of south Orange County.
Mission Hospital Mission Viejo is a Level II Trauma Center and is the area's designated regional trauma center. We have Centers of Excellence in heart, maternity, trauma, breast care, spine, vascular, stroke and brain injury.
Mission Hospital Laguna Beach provides local coastal communities with 24-hour emergency department services, medical/surgical services, behavioral health programs including inpatient and outpatient psychiatric and chemical dependency services and an outpatient eating disorder program.
Mission Surgery Center performs approximately 4,500 annual surgeries and provides a safe and convenient outpatient setting. It is accredited by the Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Health Care.
We've received two Beacon Awards for clinical excellence and in 2012 we received Magnet Designation which recognizes hospitals for top patient care, quality nursing and innovations in nursing and healthcare. We offer a collegial work environment with competitive salaries and benefits.
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Company: Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center
Category: Dieticians and Clinical Nutrition Specialists (Licensed)
Req ID: R363991