Clinical Dietician

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Job ID:
2446279
Location:
Cleveland, OH
Category:
Health Care
Salary:
per year
Zip Code:
44101
Employment Type:
Seasonal
Posted:
12.07.2017
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Job Description:

The Clinical Dietician coordinates all phases of nutrition care including nutrition assessment, care planning, monitoring, education and counseling of clients for one of the area's premier providers of educational and behavioral health care programs for youth and adolescents. The Clinical Dietician's duties are in support of and in compliance with performance improvement plans, JCAHO, and other licensing, accrediting, and regulatory agencies.

Essential duties include:

  • Provide medical nutrition therapy to clients.

  • Counsel clients on healthy eating and leading a healthy lifestyle.

  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of the clinical record through the timely completion of assigned documentation in accordance with applicable licensing and accreditation regulations and standards.

  • Respect the privacy of clients and hold in confidence all information obtained during the client's treatment. All client-related documents should be handled in accordance with Agency guidelines on confidential material.

  • Develop meal plans, when appropriate, and evaluate the effects of meal plans and update plans accordingly.

  • Assist with establishing menus and food preparation and serving procedures.

  • Keep current with the latest evidence-based practice in nutrition.

  • 6-16 hours as required, scheduled but flexible.

  • On call for an occasional unique client admissions as required.

  • Travel between Bellefaire JCB, Applewood Centers and Lifeworks as required.

A Bachelor Degree and a Registered, Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist is required. Experienced in clinical nutrition, food service and behavioral health experience a plus.

If interested, please submit resume to (see below).

Company Info
Wingspan Care Group