MultiCare Health System Surgical Weight Loss Dietitian in Tacoma, Washington

JOB DETAILS BACK REFER FRIEND APPLY SURGICAL WEIGHT LOSS DIETITIAN Job Number: 63859 Location: Tacoma, WA Job Category: Bariatric-Weight Loss Employment Type: Full-Time Regular MultiCare Entity: Clinics FTE: 1 Specialty: Outpatient Services Department: Surgical Weight Loss Clinic AH Shift: Day Work Schedule: Clinic Hours The reasons to work at MultiCare are as unique as the people who do. Join us for the professional challenges you seek. In the settings you prefer. With schedules that fit your life. Learn more at POSITION SUMMARY: The Wellness Dietitian is a Registered Dietitian responsible for providing comprehensive nutrition assessments followed by highly effective treatment plans for patients in the weight loss & wellness program. A great amount of passion and resourcefulness is required to thrive in this position. The program is a state of the art program utilizing up to date and researched based methodologies for behavior change. This is a professional level position, and works as a team member of a multidisciplinary team. Patients enrolled in this program are usually considered obese and exhibit co morbidities associated with obesity. Program success will improve the patient s quality of life, contribute to their overall sense of improved wellness, and decrease their risk of disease. Internal contacts include physicians, patient care staff, chronic disease program staff and management. External contacts include patients, patients families, physicians, exercise specialists, and vendors. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: Prior experience with adult obesity program preferred Bariatric/weight loss surgery experience preferred EDUCATION/LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS: Bachelor s Degree in food & nutrition, dietetics, or related field Registered Dietitian or eligible for registration with the American Dietetic Association. Certified Dietitian in the state of Washington within 6 months of hire JOIN OUR TALENT COMMUNITY Sign up to receive notifications of new jobs and other information. Sign up. PEOPLE YOU MAY KNOW AT MULTICARE See how you re connected. REFER A FRIEND SET UP AN RSS FEED MultiCare is an equal opportunity employer. Hiring decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V MultiCare is a smoke-free, drug-free workplace. All employment offers are contingent upon acceptable pre-employment drug tests which include testing for the use of marijuana and nicotine. As part of our commitment to a healthy workplace, we require employees to obtain an annual flu immunization. If you are a job applicant who requires reasonable accommodation in the job application process, please contact our Candidate Expe