Clinical Dietitian Miami Cancer Institute Full-Time, 8am-4:30pm
Miami Cancer Institute brings together world-class cancer experts and an unmatched dedication to multidisciplinary patient care, cutting-edge technology and innovative cancer treatments. The Institute is one of the few cancer treatment centers in the world to provide every available radiation therapy technology in one location. We also are the only facility in South Florida – and one of the few in the nation – to offer proton therapy.
Miami Cancer Institute is a part of Baptist Health South Florida, the region’s largest not-for-profit healthcare organization with more than 19,500 employees working across ten hospital campuses, more than 40 physician practices and 50 outpatient and urgent care facilities throughout Monroe, Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties.
In this direct patient care position, you will provide nutritional screening, assessment, intervention and care planning. Responsibilities include the nutritional intervention for a variety of oncology out-patients functioning as an integral member of the clinical interdisciplinary team by providing nutrition services and medical nutritional therapy integrated with cancer patient’s medical goals. You will work closely with Cancer Patient Support Services, including Integrative Medicine, Exercise Physiology, Social Workers, Psychologists, ARNPs and Nurse Navigators to recommends appropriate medical nutrition therapy based on patient’s diagnosis, disease stage and nutritional status, and act as an educator to patients, family and significant others on nutritional guidelines to follow before, during and after cancer treatment as needed.
Bachelor of Science Nutrition or similar degree required.
Registered Dietitian with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Commission on Dietetic Registration and Florida State licensure (LD/N).
Certified in area of oncology nutrition (CSO) or to obtain within 1 year of employment. If not certified at time of hiring, Master’s degree in Science Nutrition is required.
Clinical nutrition experience in an oncology setting preferred.
Excellent communication skills with solid writing abilities, critical thinking, public speaking, computer skills and service excellence.
A high degree of self-initiation, exceptional organizational, time management and solving skills.
Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.
Minimum of 2 years of experience highly preferred.
Baptist Health South Florida is once again one of the 2019 Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For! This is the 19th time Baptist Health has been named to the prestigious list and is the only healthcare provider in the state to be ranked. We have also been recognized for being among the best healthcare providers in the nation by U.S. News & World Report in its 2018-2019 Best Hospitals report.
Bring your talents to Miami Cancer Institute and be part of the extraordinary future we’re building here.
Apply online to Job # 84120 BaptistHealthJobs.net Baptist Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. This position is not open to any third part recruiters, consultants and/or vendors at this time.
Internal Number: 84120
About Miami Cancer Institute at Baptist Health
Baptist Health South Florida is the largest faith-based, not-for-profit health care organization in the region. Its network of services supported by more than 19,500 employees extends throughout Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach and Monroe Counties. Our facilities include Baptist Hospital, Baptist Children’s Hospital, Bethesda Health, Doctors Hospital, Fishermen’s Community Hospital, Homestead Hospital, Mariners Hospital, South Miami Hospital, West Kendall Baptist Hospital and the Miami Cancer Institute; outpatient diagnostic and surgical facilities, such as our Baptist Medical Plazas and home health care services in the region. The Miami Cancer Institute and proton therapy center will usher in a new era of innovative, precision cancer treatment that is unmatched in South Florida today. Our not-for-profit facility is on track to bring nationally renowned oncology experts to what will become a world-class destination for patients from across the U.S., the Caribbean and Latin America. Our International Center of Miami is one of the largest hospital-based international programs in America. Thousands of people each year travel to Miami from around the world to visit our respected physicians and our medical facilities.