The Department of Pediatrics seeks a Registered Dietitian Consultant for our NICU Graduate Clinic and Complex Care Clinic to provide clinical support services providing complex nutritional care for outpatient Pediatric patients.
The ideal candidate will be able to integrate current practice guidelines, make clinical judgments and dietary recommendations and have pediatric dietitian experience.
This position will be tasked to perform any other duties that may be assigned by providers, clinical staff, or supervisor. This position will provide direct patient care.
The ideal candidate will be able to integrate current practice guidelines, make clinical judgements and dietary recommendations, have excellent clinical and communication skills, and be computer proficient
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Superb direct patient care and critical thinking skills; ability to communicate with patient families and provider/peer team.
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