Registered Dietitian - Oncology
Scripps Health Corp
 San Diego, CA

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, and respect of an organization that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work.

You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So, if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.

Join a winning team supporting Scripps Health as a Registered Dietitian focused in working with cancer patients. Together, you’ll bring your expertise, compassion and excellence to all we do. The ideal candidate will thrive in a fast-paced environment and enjoys providing world class customer service.

As Registered Dietitian, you will provide medical nutrition therapy and nutrition care to all patients utilizing technical skills in an acute care, skilled nursing, and or outpatient setting. Skills include clinical assessment, screening for nutritional risk, developing, implementing, and monitoring a nutrition care plan, education, and follow up. Provide service to cancer patients of all ages. You will need to follow compliance to JCAHO Standards, Title XXII, and other applicable regulatory requirements. Demonstrate the ability to provide appropriate age specific patient care as established for environment and job title.

This is a part-time position that has been grant-funded for three years. It will help support all Scripps Health locations, must be okay with travelling to different sites as needed. Varied shifts and some weekend availability is required for specialty events.

Preferred Education/Experience:

  • Board Certified Specialist in Oncology Nutrition
  • Experience creating patient education material, tools, recipes and/or cooking classes for a group of patients

Required Education/Skills:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Food and Nutrition

Required Certification/Registration:

  • Registered Dietitian through the Commission of Dietetic Registration or signed verification statement confirming completion of supervised practice program