Registered Dietitian

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Spartanburg Regional Medical Center
Published
March 24, 2021
Location
Greer, South Carolina
Job Type

Description

Registered Dietitian

  • Greer, SC
  • Pelham Medical Center
  • Food & Nutrition Services
  • Full-Time 8a-5p
  • Professional/Technical
  • Job Grade E08
  • Req #: 38782

Summary

Position Summary

 

The Clinical Dietitian will conduct nutrition assessment, monitoring and intervention on early adult to late adult patients on oral diets and on enteral or parenteral nutrition.  Develop, implement and document nutrition care plans according to policy.  Complete necessary documentation according to department and hospital policy.

 

Minimum Requirements

 

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree

 

Experience

  • 1-2 years’ experience as a Registered Dietitian

 

License/Registration/Certifications        

  • Licensure with South Carolina Dept. of Labor, Licensing & Regulation (SC LLR) or in process with the SC LLR request for license per SC regulations
  • Registration with the Commission on Dietetic Registration as a Registered Dietitian

 

Preferred Requirements

 

Preferred Education

  • Master’s Degree

 

Preferred Experience

  • Nutrition Support

 

Preferred License/Registration/Certifications    

  • N/A

 

Core Job Responsibilities

 

  • Attend patient care rounds and other necessary meetings held for patient care purposes.
  • Coordinate and communicate patient nutrition care to physicians, nursing staff and ancillary health care members.
  • Provide nutrition counseling or education on oral diets for patient and or patient family members.
  • Assists Director in reviewing, revising, and updating patient education materials and approving patient menus and nutritional supplements.
  • Provide in services and education for ancillary staff as needed.
  • Maintain current nutrition practices through journal review, conferences and /or software courses and programs.
  • Participates in the performance improvement process.
  • Participates and assists in review and revision of department policies and manuals.
  • Supervise nutrition assistant in absence of the Director or Superviser, when necessary.
  • Provide food safety education for patients and or patient family members. 
  • Maintains professional standards of conduct.
  • Complies with departmental, hospital and skilled nursing facility institutional standards.
  • Other Duties as Assigned

Additional Information

As a part of Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System, Pelham Medical Center consists of 48 inpatient rooms and is continuously expanding services to meet the needs of patients. Conveniently located at Westmoreland Road and Highway 14 in Greer, the state-of-the-art facility is a national award winner for its design. The hospital design focuses on both comfort and convenience for patients and visitors. This focus carries over into each patient room with several room features designed to maximize functional efficiency and effectiveness for the patient care team without disturbing the patient.

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