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Provides nutritional education and nutritional patient care to assigned patient population to ensure that patients receive optimal nutritional care at Parkland.
Education: - Must have a Bachelor's degree in Food and Nutrition.
Experience: - Must have one year of related dietetic experience in an acute care setting through an American Dietetic Association coordinated undergraduate program OR, an American Dietetic Association accredited internship program.
Equivalent Education and/or Experience: -May have an equivalent combination of education and/or experience in lieu of specific education and/or experience as stated above.
Certification/Registration/Licensure: -Must be a registered dietitian with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (A.N.D.). - and be licensed to practice dietetics by the Texas Board of Dietitians; OR must obtain registration and licensure within (6) six months of employment.
Skills or Special Abilities: - Must be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing with departmental personnel, hospital staff, and patients. - Must be able to demonstrate basic computer skills with a working knowledge of data base programs, data report analysis software, and electronic medial record charting. May be required to demonstrate an advanced knowledge of nutrition and patient education skills. - Must be able to demonstrate patient centered/patient valued behaviors.
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