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LCMC Health Clinical Dietitian in Metairie, Louisiana

Children's Hospital of New Orleans is a leader in Pediatric care throughout the Southeast region. We are seeking a dynamic Clinical Dietician. The mission of making care available to all children has allowed Children's to grow as an organization. Children's Hospital is a not-for-profit medical center offering the most advanced pediatric care for children from birth to 21 years. With over 40 pediatric specialties and more than 400 physicians, it is the only full-service hospital exclusively for children in Louisiana and the Gulf South. We invite you to experience the magic of Children's Hospital.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Assess the nutritional needs of pediatric patients. Develop and implement nutrition care plans. Provide education for patients on modified diets. Supervise dietetic interns.

JOB SPECIFICATIONS:

Education:

Minimum Required: Bachelor’s degree in Dietetics/Nutrition

Preferred: Word protect

Experience:

Preferred: Two years of clinical dietetics experience preferredAdditional specialty training related to assigned clinical area preferred

License/Certification:

Minimum Required: Registered Dietitian with the Commission on Dietetic Registration or obtained within orientation period. Licensed through the State of Louisiana Board of Examiners in Dietetics and Nutrition

Special Skills/Training:

Minimum Required: Requires good oral/written communication skills. Must possess good organizational skills. Comprehensive knowledge of pediatric nutrition including enteral and parenteral nutrition is needed. Capable and competent to provide services to patients age 0-21 years.

As a member of our team, you will not only experience personal reward, you will also find tangible benefits for you and your family. For more information please go to www.chnola.org. Children's Hospital is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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