Nursing Support / Other / Dietician/Nutritionist Job in Plantation, Florida / Hospital



Standard Qualifications:   Clinical Dietitian Plantation General Hospital Plantation, FL   Facility Description: Plantation General Hospital is a full-service facility that is fully accredited by The Joint Commission and has been providing a range of healthcare services to residents of Plantation and Central Broward County for 45 years. Our nationally recognized centers of excellence specialize in maternity, high risk maternity; pediatrics, pediatric intensive care and Level III neonatal intensive care have earned us a distinguished reputation for quality.  Plantation General Hospital is recognized by The Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center and as a Center of Excellence in Neonatal services, one of the only three in the nation. We deliver the very best care to our communities and the patients we serve.  Plantation General Hospital is a member of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA Ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies for four consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!    Benefits: We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance.    Job Description: The Clinical Dietician works under the direction of the Clinical Nutrition Services Manager to ensure that patient's nutritional needs are met. Visits, screens and prioritizes patient care based on acuity level, affecting the nutritional care of patients. Assesses nutritional needs, develops and implements nutritional care, and evaluates and reports these results appropriately. Coordinates these activities with the department's management team, cooperating with other areas of the department. Serves as a role model for the department. Appropriately documents medical nutrition treatment plan in the patient's medical record indicating all pertinent data and xxxxxxxxxxx*pletes and documents patient education i.e. food drug interaction, nutrition counseling as appropriate in a timely xxxxxxxxxxx*pletes Nutrition assessments and reassessments on patients in a timely manner as dictated by internal and external regulatory standards.Demonstrate appropriate use of PPE with a thorough understanding of procedures to minimize exposure in keeping with the safety culture within the hospital.Conducts Nutrition Screening / Prioritization of care for all patients that need to be seen on a daily basis.Attends multidisciplinary care plan rounds on assigned floors as indicated by hospital and department policy and procedures.Takes on an active role in the reviewing / developing and or approving of the diet manual, patient menus, nutrition education materials related to patient care.Plans, implements, correlates and supervises all activities related to the total therapeutic diet program and the teaching related to therapeutic xxxxxxxxxxx*anizes functions of Nutrition services through the appropriate assignment of responsibilities, delegation or authority, and overall direction of the work flow process.Applies current nutritional research as obtained.Interprets, evaluates and utilized pertinent current research relating to nutritional care.Records nutritional progress notes concisely and accurate in the medical record in the SOAP format utilizing existing online documents.Records special food preferences accurately and neatly in patient Kardex, includes all nourishments throughout the day.Maintains accurate records of each patient contact and the result of that contact;/ records pertinent information, diet, prescription, weights, labs, medications, and subjective patient information.Transcribes diet instruction and consults in the consultation log book as well as transcribing all pertinent patient information into the patient Kardex.Exhibits a professional image, have a clean and crisp appearance, wear ID badges visibly at all xxxxxxxxxxx*pletes other duties as assigned

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Employer: HCA
Post Date: Mar 07, 2019
Profession: Dietetics and Nutrition
Job Type: Dietitian
Specialty: None
Location: Florida - Plantation
Job Reference: 750736
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