Department
Nutrition Services
Position Code
01.8050.5140.2
Compensation
Not Specified
Education Required
Bachelors Degree
Shift
Varied
Type of Position
PRN

Dietitian

Job Description:

PRN Dietitian position. Includes every third weekend on-call. JOB SUMMARY: The primary responsibility of the Clinical Dietitian is to provide the highest quality of service at all times. Other responsibilities include screening and assessing the nutritional health of patients according to the standards of care, counseling patients, families, and/or caregivers on nutritional modifications and with all related departments, e.g. medical, nursing, pharmacy, etc. When appropriate, the Clinical Dietitian documents information on charts and is responsible for specific employee/staff training, orientation of new dietitians/staff, personal development, continuing education, and participating in professional organizations. The Clinical Dietitian represents Stillwater Medical Center professionally and ethically, as required.

Job Requirements:

QUALIFICATIONS: *Current registration or Registered Eligible and licensed to practice in the State of Oklahoma or hold a current interim work permit from the Oklahoma State Board of Medical Examiners. *Able to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. *Able to work under stressful situations. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: * Able to work in latex burdened environment. * Able to speak clearly and distinctly. * Able to extensively utilize telephone for communication. * Demonstrates adequate vision to prepare documents and to read product labels and literature. JOB RELATIONSHIPS: * Reports to the Nutrition Services Director.