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Clinical Dietician Full Time Days in Ocala, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 3/17/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Ocala, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Function
    Nutritional Services
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Ocala

Job Description


Clinical Dietician AdventHealth Ocala

Location Address: 1500 SW 1st Ave Ocala, Florida 34471

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Ocala
  • Horse Capital of the World
  • Driving distance to Gainesville, St. Augustine, Orlando, Tampa, Sarasota
  • Part of the community since 1898, providing healthcare to Marion County for over 120 years
  • AdventHealth Ocala offers a broad spectrum of services, with programs that are nationally recognized and accredited
  • Spectacular springs throughout the county
Work Hours/Shift:
Full time Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Completes physician orders in accordance with facility policy. Demonstrates the ability to prioritize patient care according to acuity level and policy.
  • Completes comprehensive patient nutritional reassessments, addressing previously identified nutrition-related problems.
  • Collaborates with nursing to complete nutrition screening for all patients within 24 hours of admission.
  • Demonstrates dependability, to include attendance and punctuality
  • Documents all aspects of patient nutritional services in patient medical record.
  • Evaluates appropriateness of enteral nutrition support, including energy, protein, and adequacy of fluid provisions, making necessary recommendations in a timely and professional manner
  • Conducts patient education with the patient and family as needed and evaluates effectiveness of counseling based on objective information.
  • Evaluates the diet prescription relative to diagnosis and recommends changes as appropriate.

What You Will Need:
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Nutrition/Dietetics required
  • Minimum of one (1) year hospital experience preferred, registration-eligible acceptable for generalist position
  • Registered Dietitian (RD) from the Commission on Dietetic Registration and Florida State Licensure is required; or achieves registration and state licensure within the first six months upon hire.
Job Summary:

The Registered Dietitian is responsible for providing optimal nutritional care to patients, which complies with the Joint Commission, CHS and the standards of care in the dietetic profession. Responsible for the medical nutrition therapy of patients; nutritional assessment, nutrition care plans, patient visitation, inpatient/outpatient diet counseling, monitors high nutritional risk patient (nutrition support) as well as assist in other areas related to the Food and Nutrition Services Department.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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