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Registered Dietitian 3
Job category: Nutrition
Job ID: 69264
Sodexo is seeking a Registered Dietitian,Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) for a Full Time Outpatient position to come join their dynamic clinical team at Helwig Diabetes Outpatient Program located in Allentown,PA. Specializing in diabetes nutrition care the selected candidate will provide classes and one-on-one medical nutrition therapy to the patients of the Helwig Diabetes Center program. Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network (LVHN) is an 1000+ bed teaching network of three hospitals.
Position will report to Clinical Nutrition Manager and ideal candidate will:
- Be a Registered Dietitian and have a Certified Diabetes Educator certification (CDE) or interest in obtaining, specializing in diabetes nutrition care
- Provide classes and one-on-one medical nutrition therapy.
- Have the ability to creatively problem solve, work independently with minimal supervision and use good judgement to make decisions and work within a self-directed team oriented work environment
- Have excellent interpersonal communication skills to interact with a wide variety of individuals and group time management and organizational skills
- Work requires the ability to drive between hospital sites and potential community locations; current drivers license required
- Assist with program development, promotion/marketing, screenings and patient recruitment
- Perform comprehensive nutritional evaluations and follow up
- Be effective written and verbal communication for all hospital and departmental programs and activities
- Assist and supports departmental program evaluation and outcome measurement activity
- Have the ability to present educational sessions in a group setting
LVHN ranks as one of the nation’s top hospitals in eight specialty care delivery areas in the 2006 U.S.News & World Report guide to “America’s Best Hospitals,” more than LVHN or any other hospital in the region has ever achieved. LVH is #1 in the country for Heart Failure care and is a Magnet nursing hospital network.
Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree
Basic Functional Experience - 3 years work experience in health care including hospitals, nursing homes, assisted or independent living facilities, long-term care, retirement homes, or clinics + registered dietitian
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.