Dietician/Nutrition Therapist: Part Time: Bariatrics - AdventHealth Medical Group WFL: Tampa
Location: Tampa, Florida
Hospitality, Facility, Environmental Support
Internal Number: 21017836
Dietician/Nutrition Therapist: Part Time: Bariatrics - AdventHealth Medical Group West Florida
Location Address: Tampa, FL
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Medical Group West Florida
Rollover PDO with service year increases in accrual
Comprehensive benefits package; including tuition reimbursement and matching 403b plan
Patient facing positions receiving company paid initial sets of scrubs
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You Will Be Responsible For:
Ability to communicate effectively in written, electronic and verbal form to patients, public, staff, and physicians.
Ability to function independently on assigned patient care units and also with non-patient care duties (office, projects, committees).
Ability to counsel and educate others and adapt method of teaching style to accommodate different lifestyles or backgrounds.
Attends staff meetings as appropriate or provides any information needed prior to meetings.
Establishes and maintains positive communication with staff.
Communicates with patient and/or family.
Communicates with physician or any member of the patient care team with any pertinent data needed to ensure nutrition care plan is implemented.
Communicates with patient / parent / guardian regarding plan of care based on assessed level of comprehension, understanding and readiness to learn.
Provides patient/parent education based on assessed education level, barriers to learning, and learning preferences.
Demonstrates mutual respect for others.
Asks for and gives constructive feedback to manager and team.
Participates in conflict resolution/problem solving.
Gives and receives criticism with respect for colleague or peer.
Voluntarily assists others when needed.
Proactively tackles and resolves personal or team conflicts and presents suggestions and resolution plan.
Practices effective time management and prioritization of daily tasks.
Sensitive to department and practice needs by adapting quickly and easily to changes.
Supports manager and staff in positive manner even when decisions/changes may not reflect personal desires.
Follows up on problems and/or notifies proper persons to rectify.
Monitors and practices cost saving measures as it relates to supplies, equipment or patient care process as applicable.
Utilizes established nutrition care process and critical thinking to collect, analyze and interpret nutritionally pertinent data per established standards.
Assesses educational needs when pertinent.
Selects specific goals that are reasonable, measurable and achievable for patients.
Documents outcomes on patient care plan and signs off and/or revises as applicable.
Evaluates achievement of learning objectives by the patient and/or family and documents results in appropriate area of medical record.
Evaluates the effectiveness and measures progress towards outcomes of medical nutrition therapy interventions.
Documents reassessment timeframe in appropriate area of medical record.
Identifies and collects performance improvement data, monitors outcomes, and initiates corrective actions.
Maintains safe practice by demonstrating clinical competency.
Demonstrates Age Specific Competency.
Integrates ethical decision making into daily practice.
Integrates research findings and Evidence Based Practice into practice.
Acts as a patient advocate.
Demonstrates critical thinking skills appropriate to level of experience.
Shows desire and initiative to increase knowledge and skills based on job needs, goals and performance evaluation feedback - must share plan with manager.
Plans and attends CEU programs relevant to practice area or to achieve goals per above.
Accesses professional websites frequently to stay abreast of current practice and research.
Familiar with evidence-based practice standards and how to utilize information in daily practice.
Honor's patient's rights by following privacy guidelines and code of ethics with our patients, physicians, co-workers, and guests.
What You Will Need:
Completes a minimum of a bachelor's degree at a U.S. regionally accredited university or college and course work approved by the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education (CADE) of The Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics (AND)
Completes a CADE-accredited supervised practice program at a healthcare facility, community agency, or a foodservice corporation, or combined with undergraduate or graduate studies
Registered Dietitian(RD) with Florida State License (Or proof of submission for FL License if out of state)
Registered Dietitian Eligible (RDE) - Must sit for Registration exam and pass within 120 days of hire in order to maintain employment. Once Registration obtained, must show proof of Florida State Licensure submission. NOTE: RDE will have all medical record documentation co-signed by Registered/Licensed Dietitian until Primary Source Verification of Registration and Florida Licensure is obtained.
Works closely with the physician practice, specifically within bariatric surgery practices, to provide medical nutrition therapy that is integrated and compatible with the patient’s medical program goals and objectives.
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