• Dietitian I

    Requisition ID
    2018-767241
    Category
    Other Allied Health
    Position Type
    Full Time
    Shift(s)
    Days
    Department
    Dietitian Services
    Location
    US-AR-Fort Smith
  • Overview

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    We’re a Little Different

     

    Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.  

     

    We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

     

    At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

    Responsibilities and Qualifications

    Reviews medical charts to provide nutritional assessment and develop nutritional care plans for the hospital patients. Identify and treat patients at nutritional risk. Monitors patients on modified diets, tube feedings, and supplemental feedings. Consults with physicians, nursing staff, and members of the Nutritional Service Department to coordinate all phases of a patients nutritional care. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, and Mercy Service Standards.

    Qualifications:

     

    Because you’re committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That’s why you’ll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:

    • Education: Minimum of a Baccalaureate Degree in foods and nutrition.
    • Licensure: Must be Registered & Licensed Dietician by the State of Arkansas
      Certifications: Registered or Registry eligible with the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics within one year of hire.
    • Other: Must have computer knowledge and skills and ability to learn and adapt to new software.
    • Preferred Experience: One year internship or equivalent work experience in a hospital clinical setting is preferred.

     

    We’ll Support You at Work and Home

     

    Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

     

    What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

     

    Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

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