Registered Dietitian 2

at Sodexo in LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Unit Description

Your nutritional know-how can help patients in your community live happier, healthier lives.

Sodexo is looking for a Registered Dietitian to join a large clinical team at Baptist Health in Little Rock in Arkansas. On this 1026 bed campus, there are three hospitals including acute care, rehabilitation, and long term acute care facilities. This position would be responsible for providing nutrition management for teens through adult populations, across a wide variety of disease states.Experience with Nutrition Focused Physical Exams is a plus.

Reporting to the Clinical Nutrition Manager, the ideal candidate will:

+ Have at least 1 year of clinical experience in an acute care setting, performing nutrition assessments on adult patients including those on nutrition support

+ Have experience with the nutrition care process and electronic health record charting

+ Have experience with Nutrition Focused Physical Exams

+ Work well with physicians, nursing, and ancillary staff

+ Work collaboratively as part of a team, as well as independently

+ Participate in performance improvement projects

+ Serve as a preceptor for dietetic interns

+ Have a strong desire to continue learning and advancing skills

+ Have good time management and communication skills

+ Be a Licensed Dietitian in the State of Arkansas

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

+ Registered Dietitian credentials and be licensed in AR is required;

+ 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.

Sodexo is committed to providing working conditions and client services that are safe and healthy and will follow all applicable COVID-19 prevention measures, including state/local or client-mandated mask, testing and/or vaccine requirements.

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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 services

Key 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 dietitian

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.


System ID 727299

Category Nutrition

Relocation Type No

Employment Status Full-Time

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Job Posting: JC191110825

Posted On: Aug 28, 2021

Updated On: Oct 20, 2021