Full-time Day position, with weekend/Holiday rotation
University Hospital Inpatient
Department: Clinical Nutrition
Works with the patient care team to provide optimal medical nutrition therapy to patients/clients including infants, pediatrics, adults and geriatrics. Coordinates all phases of the nutrition care process including nutrition assessment, nutrition diagnosis, interventions, monitoring and evaluation. Leads processes to ensure that the patient/clients nutritional needs are met.
Requires current dietitian licensure in Missouri.
Comprehensive knowledge and application of medical nutrition therapy. Ability to communicate effectively in both written and verbal form to patients, public, staff, and physicians. Ability to function independently in assigned patient care areas. Ability to counsel and educate others. General knowledge of nutrient analysis, word processing, and spreadsheet software.