Unit DescriptionYour nutritional know-how can help patients in your community live happier, healthier lives.
Sodexo is seeking an Outpatient Registered Dietitian
for Arnot Ogden Medical Center located in Elmira, NY
. The Registered Dietitian will provide specialized medical nutrition therapy to the adult diabetes population. Board certification credential for diabetes (CDCES or CDE) is preferred or must be obtained within 1 year of employment. The successful candidate will:
Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have:
-Empower clients to achieve life changing goals who are currently experiencing diabetes.
-Provide individualized and group education to clients through evidence-based nutrition care in the specialized area of diabetes.
-Practice the Nutrition Care Process with proficiency in ADIME charting.
-Demonstrates competency in the Nutrition Focused Physical Assessment to address underlying malnutrition;
-Collaborate with the interdisciplinary team to recommend, implement, and monitor nutrition interventions with overall improvement in clinical outcomes;
-Provide professional staff education to ensure the safe management and care of clients and families.
-Attend professional conferences and seminars to provide program information.
-Acts as a mentor to students and new dietitians.
-Be a Registered Dietitian, CDN in NY with at least 1-2 years of experience providing MNT counseling (preferably in the field of diabetes and/or weight management);
-Understanding of medicare/medicaid billing related to diabetes (preferred, not required);
-Have excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate with clients and interdisciplinary team members at all levels;
-Have the proven ability to effectively engage, motivate and influence others regarding their nutrition;
-Have strong presentation skills;
-Have demonstrated ability to manage competing priorities with the ability to adapt to the changing needs of the role;
-Have a history of working independently with little direction and with a positive outlook;
-Have a commitment to continued education in the nutrition field and implementation of new and innovative ideas.
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How far will your ambition, talent and dedication take you? Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and career growth opportunities. Position Summary
Responsible for providing direct comprehensive nutrition servicesKey Duties-Directs nutrition care of special needs population to ensure nutrition needs and customer satisfaction levels are met. -Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction to ensure account retention.-Manages, promotes, and educates others on food and nutrition programs according to Sodexo standards and policy. -Collaborates and communicates with culinary and clinical departments on established processes, special diets, and menu requests and probes potential problems and apprises manager of status on resolution of problems or issues, using appropriate Sodexo resource when necessary. -Ensures compliance with all federal, state and local regulations as well as Sodexo/client policies and procedures (e.g. Health Dept., HIPAA/Privacy Act, Joint Commission, quality assurance, safety, operations, and personnel) by keep abreast of the most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice. -Establishes operating standards, implements quality improvements and communicates them to other departments..
Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree
Basic Functional Experience - 1 year work experience in health care including hospitals, nursing homes, assisted or independent living facilities, long-term care, retirement homes, or clinics + registered dietitianSodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.