The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics is seeking clinical dietitians to join their amazing team of clinicians. Positions include adult & pediatric, inpatient & outpatient positions. Part-time and full-time options available. The candidate will use the Nutrition Care Process to assess, evaluate, and provide medical nutrition therapy and nutrition counseling for adult and pediatric patients. The candidate will help teach our dietetic students and will participate as a part of the multidisciplinary team to help develop nutritional components of care. The candidate should be able to demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development appropriate to the patient's status according to age.
Dietitian I Requirements: A master's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Candidates registered prior to January 01, 2024, will require a bachelor's degree in food and nutrition or Dietetics. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Registration by the Commission on Dietetic Registration is required. Licensure by the State of Iowa is required.
Dietitian II Requirements: A master's degree in food and nutrition or Dietetics or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Reasonable (5 years) clinical nutrition experience. Demonstrated competency of patient care in pediatric, adult, and geriatric populations across a wide range of medical conditions in the inpatient and outpatient setting. Experience in making enteral and parenteral recommendations and selecting appropriate formulas. Must demonstrate experience working effectively in a diverse environment. Registration by the Commission on Dietetic registration is required. Licensure by the State of Iowa is required.
The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics is an American College of Surgeons verified Level-1 Adult and Level-1 Pediatric Trauma Center as well as a verified Burn Treatment Center by the American Burn Association. Our mission is changing medicine, changing lives; and it is our vision to be a destination academic medical center for Iowa and the world using innovation, collaboration, accountability, respect, and excellence. We are an 860 bed hospital that annually admits more than 32,800 patients for in-patient hospital care (fiscal year 2020 data).