Medical Nutrition Therapist II FT Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 1/17/2022


Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
  • Date Posted:
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  • Job Family
    Nutritional Services
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Medical Nutrition Therapist II AdventHealth Tampa

Location Address: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Tampa

  • Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.
  • Surgical Pioneers – the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery
  • Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come
  • Awarded the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time/Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Comprehensive knowledge and application of nutrition services and medical nutrition therapy.
  • General knowledge of nutrient analysis, word processing, basic computer skills, e-mail and spreadsheet software.
  • Ability to search the web for nutrition research or practice updates and apply knowledge to updating reference materials, preparing for presentations, education, etc.
  • Avails self to staff on units as the nutrition expert.
  • Performs Meal Test Trays 3 times per month (breakfast, lunch, dinner).
  • Attends interdisciplinary meetings and rounds on assigned units as scheduled unless valid excuse demonstrated and MNT Manager and Unit RN Leader notified.
  • Attends assigned team and/or committee meetings unless valid excuse demonstrated, and MNT Manager notified for alternate arrangements.
  • Assists in regulatory survey preparation when applicable.
  • Reviews and/or updates department resource/reference materials when applicable or required.
  • When confronted with barriers to meeting patient care standards, improves process by planning and implementing action steps.
  • Identifies specific patient or staff needs, initiates and development.

What You Will Need:

  • Completes a minimum of a bachelor's degree at a U.S. regionally accredited university or college and course work approved by the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education (CADE) of The Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics (AND).
  • Completes a CADE-accredited supervised practice program at a healthcare facility, community agency, or a foodservice corporation, or combined with undergraduate or graduate studies.
  • 1 year experience in a clinical setting.
  • Registered and Certified Dietitian by the Commission on Dietetic Registration of the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics; Florida Licensure.

Job Summary:

Works closely with the Interdisciplinary Health Care Team to provide medical nutrition therapy that is integrated and compatible with the patient’s medical program goals and objectives. 

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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