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REGISTERED DIETITIAN - Per Diem in San Diego, CA at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

Date Posted: 5/2/2019

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Job Description

Change lives, starting with yours.
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 our Scripps Mercy Campuses as a Registered Dietitian. 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.
Our Clinical Nutrition team provides medical nutrition therapy and nutrition care to all patients utilizing technical skills in an acute care setting. Skills include clinical assessment, screening for nutritional risk, developing, implementing, and monitoring a nutrition care plan, education, and follow up. Provides service to patients of all ages from pediatrics to geriatrics. Compliance to JCAHO Standards, Title XXII, and other applicable regulatory requirements. Demonstrates ability to provide appropriate age specific patient care as established for environment and job title.
This is a casual (per diem) position. Must be flexible to work at both Scripps Mercy Campuses located in Hillcrest and Chula Vista.

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree or Masters in Food Nutrition.
Required Certification/Registration:
  • Registered Dietitian through the Commission of Dietetic Registration or signed verification statement confirming completion of supervised practice program.
  • Completed application for registration exam within 6 months of completion of program.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • One of the following specialty certifications preferred Certified Nutrition Support Clinician CNSC, Certified Diabetes Educator CDE Board Certified Specialist in Renal Nutrition CSR, Board Certified Specialist in Oncology Nutrition CSO, Board Certified Specialist in Gerontological Nutrition CSG.
  • Bilingual in Spanish.
  • 6 months of acute hospital care experience.
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.
Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.