22 days old

Pediatric Registered Dietitian 2

Sodexo
Bethlehem, PA 18018
Apply Now
Apply on the Company Site

Unit Description

Join a team of dietitians who are passionate about their profession, with patients at the heart of everything we do!

 

Sodexo is seeking an experienced full time Registered Dietitian for a Pediatric Speciality position for Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network (LVHN), a 1000+ bed teaching network of three hospitals in Allentown, PA. The program specializes in pediatric weight management nutrition therapy. The dietitian conducts classes and one-on-one medical nutrition therapy sessions.

 

The Childrens Clinic at Lehigh Valley Health Network provides high-quality pediatric primary care and specialty care for all children. We care for children who are well, sick and who have special needs including behavioral health; ADHD; asthma; obesity and complex care needs.

 

The ideal candidate will / will have:

  • Ability to creatively problem solve and make decisions while working independently and within a self-directed team oriented work environment;
  • Ability to drive between hospital sites and potential community locations;
  • Assist with program development, promotion/marketing, screenings and patient recruitment;
  • Perform comprehensive nutritional evaluations and follow up;
  • Effective written and verbal communication for all hospital and departmental programs and activities;

 

Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have:

 

  • Registered Dietitian credentials and be licensed in PA;
  • strong verbal and written communication skills;
  • good time management skills be a self-starter and a team player; and/or
  • the ability to work well with physicians, nursing and ancillary staff.

 

Learn more about The Children's Clinic at Lehigh Valley here.

 

Learn more about Sodexos Benefits

 

Not the job for you? At Sodexo, we offer Dietitian positions in a variety of business segments, including Schools, Universities, Health Care and Senior Living locations across the United States. Continue your search for Dietitian jobs.

 

Working for Sodexo:Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and career growth opportunities. As the largest private employer of dietitians, we have tremendous job opportunities for registered dietitians who are looking to get more out of their career!

Position Summary

Responsible for providing direct comprehensive nutrition servicesKey Duties-Directs nutrition care of special needs population to ensure nutrition needs and customer satisfaction levels are met. -Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction to ensure account retention.-Manages, promotes, and educates others on food and nutrition programs according to Sodexo standards and policy. -Collaborates and communicates with culinary and clinical departments on established processes, special diets, and menu requests and probes potential problems and apprises manager of status on resolution of problems or issues, using appropriate Sodexo resource when necessary. -Ensures compliance with all federal, state and local regulations as well as Sodexo/client policies and procedures (e.g. Health Dept., HIPAA/Privacy Act, Joint Commission, quality assurance, safety, operations, and personnel) by keep abreast of the most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice. -Establishes operating standards, implements quality improvements and communicates them to other departments..

 

 

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree

Basic Functional Experience - 1 year work experience in health care including hospitals, nursing homes, assisted or independent living facilities, long-term care, retirement homes, or clinics + registered dietitianSodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

Posted: 2020-03-10 Expires: 2020-04-30

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Pediatric Registered Dietitian 2

Sodexo
Bethlehem, PA 18018

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast