East Jefferson Hospital Metairie, LA
Job Title: Clinical Dietitian/Inpatient Seeking an individual to become a part of our dynamic in-patient nutrition care team.# Responsible for the total nutritional care and counseling of patients on assigned inpatient nursing units, provides an environment to provide Medical Nutrition Therapy to all acuity levels and varied disease states (cardiac, diabetes, surgery, intensive care, and NICU). B.S. degree from a regionally accredited college or university with completion of coursework meeting the Standards of Education of the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) of the American Dietetic Association. Completion of a CDR accredited internship. CDR Registered Dietitian (RD), Licensed Dietitian/Nutritionist by the Louisiana State Board of Examiners. Flexible and able to work as a member of the team, working under pressure. Knowledge and skills required to provide medical nutrition therapy to all ages served by EJGH. Continuing education as required to maintain CDR registration and state licensure. One year of clinical experience preferred. Our team also participates in training interns from Tulane School of Public Health.