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We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Registered Dietitian.
In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for providing optimum nutritional care to patients admitted to general medical, surgical or pediatric units through nutrition screening, assessment, support, counseling, metabolic monitoring, and medical team communication. Act as an ambassador for food and nutrition services while delivering world class care.
- Plans work assignments accordantly and utilizes time effectively.
- Provides assistance and contributes new ideas to the department.
- Functions as a resource person to Nutrition Students/Residents and medical team regarding the nutritional management of patients admitted to own unit.
- Participates in internship preceptorship.
- Provides in-service education. Actively participates in patient satisfaction initiatives, including unit rounding.
- Assesses patient's nutritional status/risk effectively and plans appropriate treatment accordingly.
- Demonstrates knowledge of the organizations Service Standards and incorporates them into the performance of duties.
To qualify you must have a Bachelor's Degree in Nutrition Sciences or a related major. Successful completion of a Commission on Accreditation for Dietetic Education (CADE) 1200 hour dietetic internship program with emphasis on clinical applications. Registered Dietitian (RD). Successful completion of the RD exam approved though the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR -the credentialing Agency for ADA) - must be obtained within the first six months of employment. Certified Dietitian/ Nutritionist (CDN) Must be obtained within 1 year of hire date. Effective oral, written communication and interpersonal skills.
Required Licenses: Registered Dietitian
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Medical Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
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