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Sodexo Registered Dietitian 2 in CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee

Unit Description

Come work for the world’s leading private employer of Registered Dietitians!

Sodexo is seeking a Full-Time Registered Dietitian at Erlanger Health System in Chattanooga: primary site is Erlanger Baroness Hospital located in downtown Chattanooga, but may cover all Erlanger Health System locations. Erlanger Health System is an academic medical center affiliated with the University of Tennessee College of Medicine Chattanooga and is the region's most comprehensive network of hospitals and physicians.

Reporting to the Clinical Nutrition Manager, the ideal candidate will :

  • Be a Registered Dietitian

  • Travel to North Carolina location is required.

  • Utilize the nutrition care process to assess and treat inpatients in on medical floors and intensive care units

  • Be detail oriented, dependable and flexible and work as part of the clinical team providing nutrition care and managing the nutrition care process

  • Provide education to patients, as well as staff and work well with physicians, nursing, and ancillary staff

  • Possess the ability to creatively problem solve, work independently with minimal supervision and make decisions while working within a self-directed and team-oriented work environment

  • Have excellent interpersonal communication skills to interact with a wide variety of individuals and groups

  • Strong time management and organizational skills are needed to be successful in this position

  • Utilizes electronic charting in the Nutrition Care Process format

  • Licensure required in Tennesseeand North Carolina

Learn more about:   https://www.erlanger.org/

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Position Summary

Responsible for providing direct comprehensive nutrition services

Key Duties

-Directs nutrition care of special needs population to ensure nutrition needs and customer satisfaction levels are met.

-Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction to ensure account retention.

-Manages, promotes, and educates others on food and nutrition programs according to Sodexo standards and policy.

-Collaborates and communicates with culinary and clinical departments on established processes, special diets, and menu requests and probes potential problems and apprises manager of status on resolution of problems or issues, using appropriate Sodexo resource when necessary.

-Ensures compliance with all federal, state and local regulations as well as Sodexo/client policies and procedures (e.g. Health Dept., HIPAA/Privacy Act, Joint Commission, quality assurance, safety, operations, and personnel) by keep abreast of the most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice.

-Establishes operating standards, implements quality improvements and communicates them to other departments..

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree

Basic Functional Experience - 1 year work experience in health care including hospitals, nursing homes, assisted or independent living facilities, long-term care, retirement homes, or clinics + registered dietitian

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

Location US-TN-CHATTANOOGA

System ID 711337

Category Nutrition

Relocation Type No

Employment Status Full-Time

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