Catholic Health Initiatives Dietitian in KEARNEY, Nebraska

Dietitian

Description

CHI Health is a regional health network with a unified mission: nurturing the healing ministry of the Church while creating healthier communities. Headquartered in Omaha, the combined organization consists of 15 hospitals, two stand-alone behavioral health facilities and more than 150 employed physician practice locations in Nebraska and southwestern Iowa. More than 12,000 employees comprise the workforce of this network that includes 2,820 licensed beds and serves as the primary teaching partner of Creighton University’s health sciences schools. In fiscal year 2014, the organization provided a combined $149.3 million in quantified community benefit including services for the poor, free clinics, education and research. With locations stretching from Kearney, Neb. to Missouri Valley, Iowa, the health network is the largest in Nebraska and serves residents of Nebraska and southwest Iowa. For more information, visit online at CHIhealth.com.

  • Practices and performs at the minimum competent level as outlined by the current Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Scope of Practice in Nutrition and Dietetics (SOP) and Standards of Professional Performance for Registered Dietetics (SOPP).

  • Develops and implements a patient plan of care based on evidence-based practice and an assessment of nutritional needs.

  • Interprets, evaluates, and utilizes pertinent current research related to nutritional care.

  • Evaluates nutritional interventions and provides follow‑up to ensure continuity of care.

  • Counsels individuals and families in nutritional principles, dietary plans, and food selection, adapting plans to the individual. Clearly and concisely communicates appropriate nutritional care data through all record systems.

Qualifications

Education:

Must be registered as a Dietitian (RD) by Comm. on Dietetic Registration.

Must have a current license as Medical Nutrition Therapist in Nebraska OR Licensed Dietitian in Iowa depending on work state.

Preferred: Previous experience as a clinical dietitian.

Job Food Service/Housekeeping

Primary Location NEBRASKA-KEARNEY-GOOD SAMARITAN

Daily Schedule PRN

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required Every Other

Req ID: 2018-R0161005

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.