Company: Fawcett Memorial Hospital
Location: Port Charlotte
Posted on: November 2, 2019
DESCRIPTION SHIFT: Mixed (rotating weekends)
Do you want to be a part of a family and not just another employee?
Are you looking for a work environment where diversity and
inclusion thrive? Submit your application today and find out what
it truly means to be a part of a team.
HCA Healthcare is dedicated to the growth and development of our
colleagues. We will provide you the tools and resources you need to
succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an
ambitious Clinical Dietitian to help us reach our goals. Unlock
your potential here!
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including
competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth
opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do
excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical,
dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement,
employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and
student loan repayment available for select roles and facilities.
We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
A Clinical Dietitian at Fawcett Memorial Hospital coordinates all
phases of nutrition care including nutrition assessment, care
planning, monitoring, education and counseling of hospitalized
patients and outpatients in a variety of settings. Perform duties
in support of and in compliance with performance improvement plans,
JCAHO, and other licensing, accrediting, and regulatory
Responsibilities of this position will include:
* Demonstrates responsibility and accountability in planning and
organizing the nutritional care of patients.
* Assesses patient nutritional needs, diet restrictions, etc. to
develop and implement dietary care plans and provide nutritional
counseling. Develops measurable short and long-term nutritional
goals and evaluates to desired outcomes.
* Ensures the accurate calculation of nutritional needs based upon
individual therapeutic need.
* Ensures documentation in medical record is timely, accurate and
in accordance with PCD guidelines.
* Monitors and inspects meal service for conformance to prescribed
diets and standards of palatability and appearance.
* Participates in rounding and proactively responds to patient
needs to improve patient outcomes and positively impact overall
* Contributes to a culture of patient centered care by ensuring a
quiet healing environment.
QUALIFICATIONS EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree in Food and Nutrition,
Dietetics, Nutritional Sciences, Human Nutrition, or comparable
EXPERIENCE: 1 year experience as a Dietitian in an acute care
environment OR successful completion of coordinated program or
dietetic internship of not less than 900 hours under the
supervision of a Registered Dietitian.
LICENSURE: Licensed dietitian/nutritionist (LDN) by the Florida
Board of Dietetics and Nutrition; Registered dietitian (RD) by the
Commission on Dietetic Registration; candidates eligible for
registration may be hired with the understanding that registration
will be achieved within 90 days of hire
SKILLS: Critical thinking, service excellence and good
interpersonal communication skills, ability to read/comprehend
written instructions, ability to follow verbal instructions, PC
HCA Healthcare is a community of 94,000 Registered Nurses and
38,000 active physicians. We have over 1,900 facilities ranging
from hospitals, freestanding ER's, ambulatory surgery centers, and
urgent care clinics. Our facility based staff continues to raise
the bar in patient care. Ten HCA Healthcare hospitals have been
named in IBM Watson Health's top 100 best-performing hospitals
based on patient satisfaction and operational data.
The staff at Fawcett Memorial Hospital continually meets the high
standards required to care for the unique needs of our patients. As
part of the HCA West and Central Florida hospital system, our 237
bed facility serves the Port Charlotte area.
If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction
and personal growth, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review
all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from
one of our managers. Come unlock the possibilities and apply
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
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