Dialysis Registered Dietitian

Company: Dialysis Clinic, Inc., (DCI) ( Learn More )

General Information
US-KY-Maysville
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Full-Time
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Job Description Overview

The Registered Dietitian assesses, monitors, and educates dialysis patients about nutritional needs.  

This position is part-time.



Responsibilities

  • Assess the individual patient nutrition needs.                                                
  • Educates the patient and family about the importance of diet and fluid control.
  • Reviews laboratory results with the patient and makes recommendations to the patient and physician.
  • Documents thoroughly according to DCI policy.
  • Participates in team care planning, clinic CQI program and Risk Management.
  • Educates staff about the renal diet and laboratory results.
  • Participates in quality improvement activities, patient care conference and other clinic programs.
  • Actively encourages and is an example of open communication between physicians, patients, and staff.                                 


  • Job Requirements

    • A BS or an advanced degree in food/nutrition or dietetics is required.
    • One year of related experience in clinical nutrition is required.

    DCI is a federal contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer-Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.  If you are having difficulty using the online application system or would like to request other accommodations or application methods, please contact Doug Patterson at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] or 615-327-3061. Once a request has been made, DCI will initiate a discussion with you about your needs and whether an accommodation can be provided. DCI is committed to providing such accommodations where possible.

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    https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf;

    https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf;

    https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_formattedESQA508c.pdf; and

    https://www.nlrb.gov/sites/default/files/attachments/basic-page/node-3788/employeerightsposter-8-5x11.pdf.