Sutter Health Dietitian - SIPS II Infusion Pharmacy in California

Description

This position is responsible for providing nutritional consultation services to patients, referral sources and SIPS staff in order to facilitate and maintain enteral and TPN according to initial screening protocols for enteral and TPN or at the request of the physician or case manager to ensure that these patients who are at risk have been assessed and treated according to nutritional standards of care for enteral and TPN therapies. Dietary plans are developed with consideration of patient/family emotional, social, environmental and economic patterns.

Qualifications

Education:

• Four year degree in dietetics or related field of study

• Completion of an American Dietetic Association approved internship program

• Registered Dietitian with the Commission of Dietetic Registration (CDR)

Preferred requirements:

• Certified Nutrition Support Dietitian

• Certified Diabetes Educator

Experience:

Minimum of 2 years experience in home infusion enteral and TPN nutritional assessments and providing formula recommendations to clinicians.

Knowledge:

Must have specialized knowledge and clinical thinking ability to effectively plan and provide patient care consistent with nutrition practice standards and regulations.

Special Skills/Equipment:

Self-starter with a high degree of initiative, motivation, flexibility, energy and creativity. Ability to form harmonious working relationships with internal and external customers. Demonstrated leadership and negotiation skills and the ability to manage resources for patient care in a cost effective manner. Excellent collaborative and problem 1

Primary Location: California, East Bay, Alameda

Organization: Sutter Care at Home

Employee Status: Regular

Employee Referral Bonus: No

Benefits: Yes

Position Status: Non-Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Day

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Monday-Friday

Weekend Requirements: None

Schedule: Full Time

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 80

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.