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Estimated Pay $31 per hour
Hours Full-time, Part-time
Location Pembroke Pines, Florida

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About this job

At Memorial, we are dedicated to improving the health, well-being and, most of all, quality of life for the people entrusted to our care. An unwavering commitment to our service vision is what makes the difference. It is the foundation of The Memorial Experience.

Summary:

Under direct supervision, identifies patients at nutritional risk, plans and implements medical nutrition therapy for assigned populations.

Responsibilities:

Collaborates with physicians, nursing, pharmacy and other healthcare team members and departments to determine, coordinate, and provide medical nutrition therapy. Communicates plans of care with patients and their families when appropriate.

Performs nutrition focused physical examinations and collaborates with the physicians on malnutrition diagnoses when appropriate.

Assesses patients nutritional status and needs. Develops and implements care plans, monitors patients' progress, and updates interventions. Completes thorough and timely documentation of patient sessions in the electronic health record.

Collaborates with the Food Service department to provide nutritionally appropriate menus, food options, and services for patients.

Develops and provides patient education, training, consulting, and counseling services throughout the organization.

Competencies:

ACCOUNTABILITY, CUSTOMER SERVICE, DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF MEDICAL NUTRITION THERAPY, MENU DEVELOPMENT, PATIENT AND FAMILY CENTERED CARE, RESPONDING TO CHANGE, STANDARDS OF BEHAVIOR, TEAM WORK

Education and Certification Requirements:

Bachelors (Required)Dietitian/Nutritionist License (ND LICENSE) - State of Florida (FL), Registered Dietitian CDR Certification (CDR) - Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)

Additional Job Information:

Complexity of Work: 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.Required Work Experience: No experience required.Other Information: Additional Education Info: Dietetics or Nutrition or related fieldAdditional Credential Info: Registered Dietitian CDR Certification or Registration Eligible, RDN & obtain registration and FL Dietitian/Nutritionist license within 6 months of hire.

Working Conditions and Physical Requirements:

  •  Bending and Stooping = 60%
  •  Climbing = 0%
  •  Keyboard Entry = 60%
  •  Kneeling = 40%
  •  Lifting/Carrying Patients 35 Pounds or Greater = 0%
  •  Lifting or Carrying 0 - 25 lbs Non-Patient = 60%
  •  Lifting or Carrying 2501 lbs - 75 lbs Non-Patient = 20%
  •  Lifting or Carrying > 75 lbs Non-Patient = 0%
  •  Pushing or Pulling 0 - 25 lbs Non-Patient = 60%
  •  Pushing or Pulling 26 - 75 lbs Non-Patient = 20%
  •  Pushing or Pulling > 75 lbs Non-Patient = 0%
  •  Reaching = 60%
  •  Repetitive Movement Foot/Leg = 0%
  •  Repetitive Movement Hand/Arm = 60%
  •  Running = 0%
  •  Sitting = 60%
  •  Squatting = 40%
  •  Standing = 60%
  •  Walking = 60%
  •  Audible Speech = 60%
  •  Hearing Acuity = 60%
  •  Smelling Acuity = 60%
  •  Taste Discrimination = 60%
  •  Depth Perception = 60%
  •  Distinguish Color = 60%
  •  Seeing - Far = 60%
  •  Seeing - Near = 60%
  •  Bio hazardous Waste = 40%
  •  Biological Hazards - Respiratory = 40%
  •  Biological Hazards - Skin or Ingestion = 40%
  •  Blood and/or Bodily Fluids = 40%
  •  Communicable Diseases and/or Pathogens = 40%
  •  Asbestos = 0%
  •  Cytotoxic Chemicals = 0%
  •  Dust = 20%
  •  Gas/Vapors/Fumes = 0%
  •  Hazardous Chemicals = 20%
  •  Hazardous Medication = 0%
  •  Latex = 0%
  •  Computer Monitor = 60%
  •  Domestic Animals = 20%
  •  Extreme Heat/Cold = 60%
  •  Fire Risk = 40%
  •  Hazardous Noise = 0%
  •  Heating Devices = 60%
  •  Hypoxia = 0%
  •  Laser/High Intensity Lights = 0%
  •  Magnetic Fields = 0%
  •  Moving Mechanical Parts = 60%
  •  Needles/Sharp Objects = 60%
  •  Potential Electric Shock = 40%
  •  Potential for Physical Assault = 0%
  •  Radiation = 0%
  •  Sudden Decompression During Flights = 0%
  •  Unprotected Heights = 0%
  •  Wet or Slippery Surfaces = 60%

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Disclaimer: This job description is not intended, nor should it be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. It is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification.

Wages shown on independent job boards reflect market averages, not specific to any employer. We encourage candidates to talk to their Memorial Healthcare System recruiter to discuss actual pay rates, during the hiring process.

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Memorial Healthcare System recruits, hires and promotes qualified candidates for employment opportunities without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any factor prohibited by law.

We are proud to offer Veteran’s Preference to former military, reservists and military spouses (including widows and widowers). You must indicate your status on your application to take advantage of this program.

Employment is subject to post offer, pre-placement assessment, including drug testing.

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