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DIETITIAN - (125459)

Universal Health Services
Birmingham, AL 35203
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  • Job Code
    125459
  • Jobs Rated
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One of the nations largest and most respected hospital management companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing since its inception to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenues of $10 billion and 83,000 employees. In 2019, UHS was recognized for the ninth consecutive year as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; and in 2018, ranked #268 on the Fortune 500, and in 2017, listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 83,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

Hill Crest Behavioral Health Services is the only free-standing, full-service psychiatric hospital in the Greater Birmingham, Ala area. Hill Crests campus-like setting provides an active, positive treatment environment for patients and their families. Drawing from a rich tradition in treating psychiatric illness for more than 80 years, Hill Crest remains on the cutting edge of new developments and offers a full continuum of care for both inpatient and outpatient: acute child, adolescent, and adult. Hill Crest Behavioral Health Services also offers residential treatment for adolescents (ages 12 17) from Alabama and other states in need of long-term treatment, due to severe behavioral, emotional and/or family problems.

To learn more visit: https://www.hillcrestbhs.com/

Hill Crest Behavioral Health Services currently has a Clinical Dietitian position available. The Clinical Dietitian will provide clinical nutrition services to patients and ensure patient satisfaction, proper diet maintenance, quality care, regulatory compliance and Servie Excellence.

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Provides clinical nutrition services including nutrition assessment, modified diet formulation, self-management training and nutrition intervention to an inpatient population
  • Develops, revises and individualizes nutrition care plan based on information from the patient, medical record, family and health care team members
  • Interviews patients assigned and documents pertinent information on the appropriate nutrition documentation forms
  • Interprets physician diet orders and modifies diet according to diet patterns and patient preferences. Instructs patients in diet principles and restrictions per physician diet order and documents pertinent information
  • Provides substitutions if patient is unable to eat the meal provided, in accordance with diet restrictions
  • Relates information on assigned patients to food production staff and Dietary Director. This information is documented on the patients Treatment Plan.
  • Evaluates appropriateness of diet order for diagnosis and recommends diet order changes as indicated
Job Requirements

Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree or advanced degree from an accredited institution with a major in foods and nutrition preferred
  • Minimum of one (1) year of inpatient acute care hospital experience preferred.
  • The Clinical Dietitian must be a member of the American Dietetic Association with current registration
  • Adaptable, organized personality and the ability to excel in a team environment is required. Experience working within a multi-disciplinary treatment team is highly preferred. Must have exceptional communication skills and be a strong team player
  • Required to attend1 full week of New Employee Orientation on day shift, normally 8:30 am - 4:30 pm Monday through Friday
  • Must successfully pass background check (includes criminal history, Child Abuse and Neglect Registry, and ABI/FBI fingerprint check) and drug screen.

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Posted: 2020-02-22 Expires: 2020-04-02

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