About the job
At Saint Alphonsus Health System, we are looking for people who are living out their calling. We want you to be passionate about coming to work, and challenged to achieve your potential. Living by these virtues, we pride ourselves on exceptional service and the highest quality of care.
The Ontario and Baker City Medical Centers are now hiring for an inpatient and outpatient Clinical Dietitian!
Position Details: As the Clinical Dietitian, you will perform nutrition assessments, develop care plans for patients, and respond to physician requests for consultations for all inpatient areas of the Ontario and Baker City medical centers and also telehealth on the outpatient side. You will report directly to West Region Manager of Clinical Nutrition for Trinity Health, so this role will also be a great opportunity for someone who is looking to gain leadership experience.
You will also provide nutrition education for patients and staff through written materials, lectures, inservices, etc. You will communicate as appropriate with other members of the multi-disciplinary team to assure that all interventions effectively complement one another. You will also identify learning needs of clients and caregivers, provide appropriate instruction, and assist in the Peer Review/Quality Improvement process.
Work Schedule: This position works 36 hours per week, Monday – Thurdays and every other Friday, 8:00am – 5:00pm, on-call, rotating weekend coverage.
Learn more about the Ontario Medical Center: https://www.saintalphonsus.org/location/saint-alphonsus-medical-center-ontario-1
Learn more about the Baker City Medical Center: https://www.saintalphonsus.org/location/saint-alphonsus-medical-center-baker-city
Education And License Requirements
- Bachelor’s degree required, focus in Dietetics or Food and Nutrition preferred.
- Registered Dietician or RD eligible with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR), the credentialing agency for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. If RD-eligible, must complete examination and certification for RD designation within 90-days of hire.
- Oregon or Idaho RD LD licensure required at date of hire for applicable state of practice. Dual licensure preferred.
- 1-2 years clinical nutrition experience preferred.
Colleagues of Saint Alphonsus Health System enjoy competitive compensation with a full benefits package and opportunity for growth throughout SAHS and Trinity Health.
Visit www.saintalphonsus.org/careers to learn more about the benefits, culture and career development opportunities available to you at Saint Alphonsus Health System.
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