Reg Dietitian Ambulatory
Indianapolis, IN 46227
The Clinical Dietitian position is located on the south side of Indianapolis, Indiana.
- Performs professional clinical nutrition patient care functions for patients
- Maintains effective communication within the department and with other healthcare team members to provide quality nutritional care
- Provides nutrition education for department, facility, and community
- Functions as a member of the multi-disciplinary healthcare team to implement nutrition care plans
- Assesses and recommends parenteral and enteral feedings
- Plans therapeutic diets in accordance with Physician's diagnoses and requirements of regulatory agencies
Two years of clinical experience in a outpatient setting preferred
Registered Dietitian with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics or registry eligible,Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR),Certification in a specialty area, CNSD, Diabetes, Renal, Pediatric, preferred
- High level of expertise in the understanding of nutrition principles, theories, and processes
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills in dealing with patients and other professionals
- Basic computer skills
- Must be able to maintain a high degree of confidentiality
- Organizational skills in problem solving, decision making, time management, and supervisor (indirect)
- Knowledge of State and Federal laws pertaining to nutrition practice
- Knowledge and expertise in application of educational and behavioral principles and theories
- Ability to work with peers in team situations
Dietitian, dietician, RD, nutrition
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