McLeod Health Clinical Dietitian (FT) - McLeod Seacoast in Little River, South Carolina
Clinical Dietitian (FT) - McLeod Seacoast
Job responsibilities include those listed in competencies document
Maintains a professional image and exhibits excellent customer relations to patients, visitors, physicians, and co-workers in accordance with our Service Excellence Standards and Core Values.
Provide clinical nutritional services in the form of nutrition assessments, education and medical nutrition therapy for all ages for patients at McLeod Health. May conduct nutrition therapy/nutritional assessments to patients at various McLeod campuses. Provide on-going nutrition therapy by collaborating with other disciplines on the health care team to coordinate medical nutrition therapy needs. Participate in multidisciplinary rounds. Contribute to hospital quality improvement initiatives. Occasional travel may be necessary as deemed appropriate. Provide medical nutrition therapy for patients and groups in the community to prevent disease and to promote the health and well-being of McLeod Health patients.
Must have a clean, neat appearance and friendly attitude. Professional dress, lab coats required.
May be required to take on a primary preceptor and/or other supervisory role within a student’s learning pending healthcare facility needs and intern availability.
Actively participates in community nutrition initiatives and opportunities within SC and NC with departmental approval.
At least 2 years clinical nutrition experience required with demonstrated NFPE competency. Must demonstrate community nutrition outreach.
Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition or related area and completion of a dietetic internship program from an ADA/ACEND- approved Dietetic Education Program. Specialty Certification Required or graduate degree– Please see attached list for accepted certifications. Licensure with the South Carolina Panel for Dietetics required. Must be an active member of the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics.
Little River, South Carolina, United States
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McLeod Health Seacoast Hospital, 4000 Hwy 9 East