Dietitian - Feeding Program
Company: Akron Children's Hospital
Posted on: November 24, 2022
About Akron Children's Hospital
Akron Children's Hospital has been caring for children since 1890,
and our pediatric specialties are ranked among the nation's best by
U.S. News & World Report. With two hospital campuses, regional
health centers and more than 50 primary and specialty care
locations throughout Ohio, we're making it easier for today's busy
families to find the high-quality care they need. In 2020, our
health care system provided more than 1.1 million patient
encounters. We also operate neonatal and pediatric units in the
hospitals of our regional health care partners. Every year, our
Children's Home Care Group nurses provide thousands of in-home
visits, and our School Health nurses manage clinic visits for
students from preschool through high school. With our Quick Care
Online virtual visits and Akron Children's Anywhere app, we're here
for families whenever and wherever they need us. Learn more at
akronchildrens.org (https://www.akronchildrens.org) .
* To treat every child as we would our own
* To treat others as they would like to be treated
* To turn no child away for any reason
Prior to the start date, full COVID-19 vaccination is required for
employment. Full vaccination is defined as 14 days after the last
received vaccination. Boosters are excluded from this
We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse
environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of
backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed,
included and can thrive.
40 Hours per week
Variable Shift, Including Weekends
The Dietitian assesses patients for nutritional status and risk
factors, performs nutrition consults for identified concerns,
provides nutrition counseling, monitors and makes recommendations
for specialized nutrition support, participates on the patient care
team, provides nutrition education and training, and participates
in professional/research activities.
1.Screens patients for nutritional risk factors, documents screens
and follows-up in medical record.
2.Performs nutrition assessments and consults.
3.Provides nutrition counseling individualized to patient needs
addressing educational ability, cultural factors and
4.Provides appropriate recommendations for specialized nutrition
5.Prepares and presents nutrition in-services for medical students,
residents, nurses, nutrition students and other health care
6.Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care
for the physical, psychological, social, educational, and safety
needs of the patients served regardless of age.
7.Other duties as required.
1.Experience in Nutrition and Dietetics is required
2.Experience working with all levels within an organization is
3.Experience in Pediatric healthcare is preferred.
4.Proficiency in MS Office [Outlook, Excel, Word] or similar
software is required.
Education and Experience
1.Education: Bachelor's degree in Dietetics is required. Master's
2.Certification: Registered Dietitian and Licensure in state of
Ohio is required.
3.Years of relevant experience: 2 to 3 years is preferred.
4.Years of experience supervising: None.
Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of
Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with
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Position: FOOD SERVICES
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