Clinical Dietitian

Job ID
2020-129254
Employment Type
Per Diem
Department
Nutrition Services
Hours / Pay Period
8
Facility
St Josephs Medical Center
Shift
Day
Standard Hours
As defined by the CBA and business needs.
Work Schedule
8 Hour
Location
CA-STOCKTON

Overview

St. Joseph's Medical Center is a member of Dignity Health. The word "dignity" perfectly defines what our organization stands for, showing respect for all people by providing excellent care. St. Joseph's Medical Center, was founded in 1899 under the direction of the Dominican Sisters of San Rafael, is a not for profit, fully accredited, regional hospital with 395 beds, a physician staff of over 400, and more than 2,400 employees. Specializing in cardiovascular care, comprehensive cancer services and women and children's services including neonatal intensive care. St. Josephs is the largest hospital as well as the largest private employer in Stockton, California. Nationally recognized as a quality lead, St. Josephs is consistently chosen as the "most preferred hospital" by local consumers.

Responsibilities

Provides medical nutritional therapy to patients by assessing nutritional status, developing a plan of care to maintain or improve nutritional status, periodically evaluating the patient's response to the plan of care, and modifying it as required for optimal outcomes.  Counsels patients and/or families about food requirements, eating habits and therapeutic nutrition. 

 

Qualifications

Experience:

  • Minimum one year experience as a Registered Dietitian.
  • Working experience in an acute care hospital is highly preferred.
  • When staffing permits Registered Dietitians with less than 1 year experience or RD eligible applicants who have completed an accredited internship maybe considered.

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nutrition or related field.

Certification/ Licensure:

  • Valid registration as a Registered Dietitian is required.
 

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