HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Clinical Dietitian PRN in Thousand Oaks, California
Los Robles Hospital & Medical Center is a licensed 404 bed acute care facility. Fully accredited by the Joint Commission, Los Robles Hospital has the only Level II Trauma Center in Eastern Ventura County and the only Emergency Room in both Los Angeles and Ventura counties coveted EDAP (Emergency Department Approved for Pediatrics) rating. In addition, it is the only hospital certified by both counties as a STEMI designated heart attack center for rapid heart attack response and is a certified Primary Stroke Center. With over 600 physicians on its medical staff, representing over 50 medical specialties, Los Robles is proud to be the community’s most trusted resource for health and a regional destination for care.
Position Summary: Provides medical nutritional therapy that is individualized to meet the specific needs of each patient. Scope of services provided by the dietitian may include care to the following populations: Neonates (birth to 1 year), Pediatrics (1-14 years), Adolescent (14-18 years), Adult (18-65), and Geriatrics (65 and above).
Reports To: Clinical Nutrition Manager, Nutrition Services Supervises: None
Clinical Dietitian PRN/Variable Nutrition Service
Position Requirements: Education * Satisfactory completion of appropriate academic requirements for the field of dietetics and related disciplines and receipt of a baccalaureate or higher degree from a college or university accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges or other regional accreditation agency. * Satisfactory Completion of a program of supervised practice for a minimum of 900 hours that is designed to prepare entry level practitioners through instruction and assignments in a clinical setting. Supervisors of the program shall meet minimum qualifications established by public or private agencies or institutions recognized by the State Department of Health Services to establish those qualifications. * Satisfactory completion of an examination administered by a public or private agency or institution recognized by the State Department of Health Services as qualified to administer the examinations. Satisfactory completion of continuing education requirements established by a public or private agency or institution recognized by the State Department of Health Services to establish the requirements. * If an applicant has completed the above requirements, the applicant may be hired with continuation of employment contingent upon successful completion of the RD exam within 6 months. Special Qualifications: * Knowledge of physiological function, related to various disease processes and the nutritional care as it applies to each age group of the population served.
Job: *Food Services & Nutrition
Title: Clinical Dietitian PRN
Location: California-Thousand Oaks-Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00048-8638