HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Dietitian II in Richmond, Virginia
As one of the largest facilities in the nation’s largest hospital system (HCA), Chippenham Hospital provides the full scope of healthcare services. With 466 beds, we specialize in heart care at the Levinson Heart Hospital and emotional and mental health services through the Tucker Pavilion. Our ER is also a state-authorized Level II trauma center and we offer Central Virginia’s only Pediatric ER staffed 24/7 by pediatric-trained ER nurse and physician specialists.
SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS* 1 Screens patients for possible nutritional risk and further nutritional/food service needs.* 2 Assesses patients and makes appropriate care plans.* 3 Counsels patients and/or family in appropriate diet or nutrition therapy.* 4 Documents and communicates nutritional data appropriately.* 5 Participates in the planning and implementation of departmental policies and procedures.* 6 Provides continuing education and acts as a resource person to other staff members.*
- THOSE SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS WITH AN (*) ARE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS CONSIDERED NECESSARY TO ACCOMPLISH THIS JOB.
EXPERIENCE Required - American Dietetic Association approved dietetic internship or other approved route to registration. Preferred - One or more years in clinical nutrition.
EDUCATION Required - B.S. degree with a major in Dietetics, Foods and Nutrition, or other approved route to R.D. Registered Dietitian (R.D.) by the American Dietetic Association or proof of registration within one (1) year of hire date. Preferred – RD and at least 1 year of clinical experience.
Title: Dietitian II
Location: Virginia-Richmond-Johnston-Willis Hospital
Requisition ID: 00035-35119