Work in Washington Veterans Jobs

Job Information

CommonSpirit Health Dietitian in TACOMA, Washington

Overview

CHI Franciscan Health has exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and benefits. We are a family of hospitals, health care services, and medical providers delivering compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. We are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest not-for-profit health care systems in the country.

Our mission is to deliver high quality care that meets our patients' medical needs while providing emotional and spiritual support to patients and their families. We believe this three-part approach — physical, emotional, and spiritual — is essential to healing the whole person. Come join our team!

“wash imaging”

Responsibilities

Job Summary:

Provides professional dietitian services (nutritional status, needs assessment, planning, counseling and education) for individuals and groups. Provides nutritional education to the medical and general community via educational forums and in-house nutritional educational materials.

Work requires knowledge of clinical nutrition as it relates to disease states in an acute care and/or outpatient setting, sanitation and infection control as it relates to food service delivery. Knowledge of appropriate charting, documentation and HIPAA regulations is also required.

Essential Duties:

  • Performs nutritional screening on all patients, using Nutrition Assignment tool or appropriate methods per department standards.Develops, maintains, and modifies patient’s nutrition care plan per department standards.

  • Implements the delivery of nutritional care plan to patients, delegating and assigning tasks to other care team members per departmental policies and procedures.

  • Provides nutritional counseling and education to individuals and groups.

  • Completes all required documentation in a timely, accurate, and thorough manner in accordance with FHS standards and procedures.

Qualifications

Education/Work Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition and Dietetics. Completion of internship, traineeship, or coordinated undergraduate program with consequential qualification for dietetic registration that demonstrates attainment of the requisite job knowledge skills/abilities required. One year experience in clinical dietetics in an acute care setting preferred.

Licensure/Certification:

  • Current licensure through the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics as a Registered Dietitian is required.

  • Certification by the State of Washington as a Certified Dietitian (CD) is required within 90 days of employment.

  • Membership in the American Dietetic Association is preferred.

Connect With Us!

Not ready to apply, or can't find a relevant opportunity?

to learn more about a career at CHI Health at Home and experience #humankindness.

Equal Opportunity

CHI Health at Home is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected Veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, please

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by telephone at (1-800-875-2622) and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this telephone number.

Job ID2020-130407

Employment TypePer Diem

DepartmentNutrition Services

Hours / Pay Period0

FacilityST JOSEPH MEDICAL CENTER

ShiftVaried

LocationTACOMA

State/ProvinceWA

Standard HoursVaried Shifts

DirectEmployers