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Job Title

Registered Dietitian

Company : CarePoint Health Management Associates

Location : Bayonne, NJ

Created : 2020-10-24

Job Type : Full Time

Job Description

CarePoint Health is one of New Jersey’s leading health care systems comprised of three long-standing and highly-regarded hospitals – Christ Hospital in Jersey City, Hoboken University Medical Center and Bayonne Medical Center. CarePoint united three area hospitals to provide 360-degree-coordinated care by integrating the medical facilities and physician networks associated with these institutions. With over 4,500 employees, CarePoint is the largest private employer in Hudson County, New Jersey and each year provides care to over 300,000 individuals. CarePoint prides itself on its patient-focused approach to care delivery, with an emphasis on preventative medicine, health education, and disease management. Leveraging its vast network of physicians and healthcare experts, CarePoint is quickly becoming recognized as a leader in the broader healthcare landscape as it pioneers creative solutions to address urgent population health needs. MAIN FUNCTIONS: Complete Clinical duties such as assessing for nutritional risk, patient nutritional care plans, attend care planning meetings. Provide food and drug, patient education, diet instruction and discharge teaching Materials, Evaluates the appropiateness of the diet order and makes recommendations as necessary. Documents above activities in the patients medical record. Attends medical rounds as assigned, complete meal rounds, test trays and patient satifaction surveys as assigned. Attend nutrition committee, Clinical Meetings, Meetings as assigned. Provide outpatient counseling as assigned. Participate in community functions, provide community lectures as assigned. Participate in collection of PI date, present PI information as assigned. Attend all hospital, department and assigned inservices. Assist with menu development and modification as needed. Attends continuing education sessions to maintain up to date knowledge and maintains enough credits to continue as a RD. Cover for Food and Nutrition Techs as assigned. Assist Nutrition Care Manager in various duties assigned. EDUCATION: Bachelor degree in Food and Nutrition EXPERIENCE: Accute care hospital experience required or recent (within 12 months) ADA approved internship . LICENSURE/SKILLS: R.D. required WORKING CONDITIONS/HAZARDS: Little or none PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Stands and walks intermittently REPORTS TO: Clinical Nutrition Manager CONTACTS: Nursing personnel, patients, pt's relatives, doctors, Food & Nutrition Department employees. SUPERVISES: Diet Technicians and hostesses in the absence of the Nutritiojn Care Manager iCIMS Requisition ID: 2020-3681 Street: 29 E. 29th Street