Dietitian - Bariatric Surgery

Hawaii Pacific Health ‘Aiea, HI
Job Description

Pali Momi Medical Center overlooks majestic Pearl Harbor on the island of O'ahu. With 116 beds and more than 390 physicians on its medical staff, Pali Momi has delivered many medical firsts to the community, including West O'ahu's only interventional cardiac catheterization unit for the detection and treatment of heart disease, a fully integrated minimally invasive surgical suite, CT scan and MRI services, emergency services, a Women's Center and the state's first Retina Center. Pali Momi is the only facility in Hawai'i that utilizes a team triage approach in its Emergency Room, where patients are promptly evaluated by an emergency physician. For five consecutive years, the American Heart Association has recognized the hospital with its Gold Award for excellence in the treatment of coronary artery disease and its Gold Plus Award for Heart Failure, making it one of only 7 in the nation to receive this distinction.

Our Bariatric department provides education on healthy weight management methods through wholesome dieting, exercise, and behavioral therapy after a weight loss surgery. The department offers countless resources that bring awareness to possible weight loss recommendations through continual education and the support networks.

If you are an enthusiastic and caring individual with great communication skills and nutritional knowledge, you could share valuable nutritional and dietary information with Pali Momi bariatric patients and staff. As a Dietitian, you will provide nutrition, weight management and diabetes management instruction for client groups and individuals, employees or the community. You will also provide blood cholesterol, glucose and body fat assessments and help to produce public relations information regarding health and nutrition for different departments within the organization. We are looking for someone with outstanding educational and patient service skills who shares our commitment to delivering the highest quality health care to Hawai'i's people.

Location: Pali Momi Medical Center, Aiea, HI

Work Schedule: Day/Evening - 8 Hours

Work Type: Per Diem

FTE: 0.450000

Bargaining Unit: Non-Bargaining

Exempt: No

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Nutritional Science with an accredited internship or Coordinated Undergraduate Progrm (CUP). Active registration with the Commission on Dietetic Registration of the American Dietetic Association. One year of clinical expertise and sound judgement in the application of medical nutritional therapies and cultural sensitivity in the areas of food and food service administration.

EOE/AA/Disabled/Vets

Position Dietitian - Bariatric Surgery

Category Food Services

Employment Type Employee

Location Pali Momi Medical Center, Aiea, HI

Req ID 10999