PT Dietitian/Nutritionist AdventHealth Medical Group West FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 11/28/2021


Job Snapshot

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

Job Description


Dietician/Nutrition Therapist:  AdventHealth Medical Group West Florida

Location Address:  Tampa, FL

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Medical Group West Florida

  • Rollover PDO with service year increases in accrual
  • Comprehensive benefits package; including tuition reimbursement and matching 403b plan
  • Patient facing positions receiving company paid initial sets of scrubs
  • Company Discount programs
  • Growing Organization 

Work Hours/Shift:

FT Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Ability to communicate effectively in written, electronic and verbal form to patients, public, staff, and physicians.
  • Ability to function independently on assigned patient care units and also with non-patient care duties (office, projects, committees).
  • Ability to counsel and educate others and adapt method of teaching style to accommodate different lifestyles or backgrounds. 
  • Attends staff meetings as appropriate or provides any information needed prior to meetings.
  • Establishes and maintains positive communication with staff.
  • Communicates with patient and/or family.
  • Communicates with physician or any member of the patient care team with any pertinent data needed to ensure nutrition care plan is implemented.
  • Communicates with patient / parent / guardian regarding plan of care based on assessed level of comprehension, understanding and readiness to learn.
  • Provides patient/parent education based on assessed education level, barriers to learning, and learning preferences.

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
  • Registered Dietitian(RD) with Florida State License (Or proof of submission for FL License if out of state)
  • OR
  • Registered Dietitian Eligible (RDE) - Must sit for Registration exam and pass within 120 days of hire in order to maintain employment.  Once Registration obtained, must show proof of Florida State Licensure submission.  NOTE: RDE will have all medical record documentation co-signed by Registered/Licensed Dietitian until Primary Source Verification of Registration and Florida Licensure is obtained. provide education to patients and their families.
  • Possess a high level of organizational skills and effective time management to prioritize and adjust workflow according to changing needs.
  • Ability to function in demanding and emergency situations. 
  • Possess orientation to detail.
  • Be proficient in computer skills.
  • Ability to adapt to change.

Job Summary:

Works closely with the physician practice, 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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