HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Clinical Dietitian in Austin, Texas
St. David’s Medical Centeris part of St. David’s HealthCare, one of the largest health systems in Texas, which was recognized in 2014 with aMalcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. Founded in 1924, St. David’s Medical Center is a full-service medical center offering comprehensive medical care at three locations—St. David’s Medical Center,Heart Hospital of AustinandSt. David’s Georgetown Hospital.
Located in central Austin, St. David’s Medical Center includes a 350-bed acute care hospital and a 64- bed rehabilitation hospital providing comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care. It is home to the internationally renownedTexas Cardiac Arrhythmia InstituteandSt. David’s Neuroscience & Spine Institute. The hospital provides a complete range of women’s services, including its acclaimed maternity unit, maternal-fetal medicine, a high-risk maternal and neonatal transport team, the region’s largest and most sophisticated Neonatal Intensive Care Unit andThe Breast Center; complex surgical services; a comprehensiveBariatric Surgery Center; and a 24-hour emergency department.
St. David’s Medical Center was named among the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals byTruven Health Analyticsfrom 2010 to 2016. Truven also named St. David’s Medical Center to the list of 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals in 2013, 2015 and 2016. The hospital earned a national distinction for patient safety fromThe Leapfrog Groupfrom 2012 to 2016, and it received the 2016 Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence fromHealthgradesfor the fifth consecutive year, as well as Healthgrades’ 2016 America’s 100 Best Hospitals Award™ for the second consecutive year.
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
_Position Description:_ Responsible for the patient nutritional assessment, care plans, and diet education>
_Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:_
· - Must be able to demonstrate understanding of HCA's and St. David's
"Patients First" safety initiative by strict compliance to all safety protocols and
Re - Recognizes that variables such as age, race, nationality, culture, disease- causing vulnerabilities, and socioeconomic factors affect the patient populations under their care. Uses interventions appropriate to these factors (e.g., interpreter, dietary preferences, social service consult, etc.) · - Excellent customer service skills. · - Knowledge of Therapeutic/Modified Diets and their applications · - Knowledge of Nutrition Assessment Principles & techniques of education · - Computer knowledge & time management & organization skills.
_Education/Experience:_ Required: Bachelor of Science in Nutrition Successful completion of ADA approved Internship or Coordinated Undergraduate Program (CUP). Preferred: Minimum of 1-year experience in clinical setting.
_License/Certification:_ Required: Must be eligible to sit for Registration exam. Registration exam must be successfully completed within one year of employment. Must apply for License by the State of Texas upon successful completion of Registration exam. Preferred:RD and LD completed prior to hire.
Job: *Food Services & Nutrition
Title: Clinical Dietitian
Location: Texas-Austin-St. David%27s Medical Center
Requisition ID: 06676-69147