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Dietitian Registered Senior/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Dietitian Registered Senior/UKHC
Requisition Number RE21787
Working Title Clinical Dietitian - Transplant
Department Name H3075:Nutritions Services
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 09
Salary Range $19.66-31.91/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

BA

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification

Registered Dietitian

Physical Requirements

The physical requirements for this position include: regularly standing/walking with objects up to 10lbs, regularly sitting at a computer work station for extended periods of time (includes repetitive motions).

Shift

This shift is primarily Monday Friday; Approximately 8:00 am 4:30 pm, occasional weekends and holidays.

Job Summary

Performs as a member of the interdisciplinary team. Responsible for the evaluation, coordination, and implementation of the nutrition care plan for patients. Provides education and counseling to patients on their nutritional needs. Ensures customer satisfaction and good public relations through the safe and efficient use of resources. Performs duties in compliance with performance improvement plans, TJC, and other licensing, accrediting, and regulatory agencies. Serves as a nutrition educator for students, medical staff, health professionals, and/or general public. Serves as a role model, resource, and leader for other clinical dietitians. Exhibits nutrition expertise in specified area of practice. This position will be located in Kentucky Clinic/Chandler Hospital and will care for transplant patients.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

The ideal candidate will possess strong verbal and written communication skills, the ability to prioritize work, strong analytical thinking, and basic computer knowledge. This position requires an individual to be a Registered Dietitian through the Commission on Dietetic Education and a Licensed Dietitian by the Kentucky Board of Dietitians and Nutritionists.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Masters Degree and 3+ years of dietitian experience preferred.

Deadline to Apply 02/17/2020
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

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Posted: 2020-02-06 Expires: 2020-03-07

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