Clinical Dietitian Full Time Days OCALA at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/16/2020

Job Snapshot

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

Job Description


Clinical Dietitian AdventHealth Ocala

Location Address: 1500 SW 1st Ave Ocala, Florida 34471

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Ocala
  • Horse Capital of the World

  • Driving distance to Gainesville, St. Augustine, Orlando, Tampa, Sarasota

  • Part of the community since 1898, providing healthcare to Marion County for over 120 years

  • Florida Hospital Ocala offers a broad spectrum of services, with programs that are nationally recognized and accredited

  • Spectacular springs throughout the county

Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time
You Will Be Responsible For:

•    Collects, analyzes, and summarizes relevant data from the patient and/or medical record, including:

o  Anthropometric and laboratory information

o  Appetite
o  Diet orders
o  Nutrition history
o  Medications
o  Medical concerns

•    Interprets lab values and estimates nutrient requirements based on:

o  Age
o  Sex
o  Medical condition
o  Level of activity

•    Completes physician orders in accordance with facility policy. Demonstrates the ability to prioritize patient care according to acuity level and policy.

•    Completes comprehensive patient nutritional reassessments, addressing previously identified nutrition-related problems. Collaborates with nursing to complete nutrition screening for all patients within 24 hours of admission.

•    Demonstrates dependability, to include attendance and punctuality

•    Documents all aspects of patient nutritional services in patient medical record.

What You Will Need:
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Nutrition/Dietetics required

  • Experience applying customer service behaviors and communication skills required.

  • Registered Dietitian (RD) from the Commission on Dietetic Registration and Florida State Licensure is required; or achieves registration and state licensure within the first six months upon hire

Job Summary:

The Registered Dietitian is responsible for providing optimal nutritional care to patients, which complies with the Joint Commission, CHS and the standards of care in the dietetic profession. Responsible for the medical nutrition therapy of patients; nutritional assessment, nutrition care plans, patient visitation, inpatient/outpatient diet counseling, monitors high nutritional risk patient (nutrition support) as well as assist in other areas related to the Food and Nutrition Services Department.

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

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