Dietitian - Food and Nutrition Burn Clinic in San Antonio, Texas, United States
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Methodist Hospital

Dietitian - Food and Nutrition Burn Clinic

San Antonio, TX, United States
Full-time  Mixed (rotating weekends) 
Category: Food Services and Nutrition • Job ID: 02531-112963

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SHIFT: Mixed (rotating weekends)
SCHEDULE: Full-time


Full Time - Mixed with rotating weekends
 
Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career in our Food and Nutrition Department. Submit your application today! 
 
 
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO, medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
 
 
As a Dietitian - Food and Nutrition in Burn Services you will responsible for planning, organizing, and evaluating all phases of nutritional care for inpatients and outpatients of all ages, from Pediatric to Geriatric, specializing in the care of patients followed by the Burns and Wound Services team.  As a Dietitian - Food and Nutrition in Burn Services you will maintain high standards of nutritional care and coordinate the nutritional care with all caregivers.
 
 
What you will do In This Role:
  • As a Dietitian - Food and Nutrition you will perform nutritional assessment, evaluations and planning; calculate and record meal patterns.
  • You will maintain nutritional care plans, review medical records, correlate medical care to nutritional care, chart findings and attend care plan meetings.
  • You will interpret and implement the diet prescription; calculate nutrients and prepare individual meal plans.
  • You will attend and report nutritional status of patients at daily multidisciplinary rounds for burn and wound services starting early mornings as early as 6:30am.
  • You will attend weekly multidisciplinary rounding call for burn and wound services every Wednesday or scheduled day.
  • You will create individualized patient menus for patients with specific nutrition requirement who are being followed by Burn and Wound Services and ensures compliance.
  • You will provide recommendations on enteral and parenteral nutrition and obtain average daily volume intake.
  • You will communicate and work directly with the Medical Director of Burn and affiliated team members to continue enhancing services for patients.
  • You will provide nutrition care for other patient populations per department needs.
 

Qualifications

What Qualifications You Will Need:
  • You must have a Bachelor Degree in Food and Nutrition or related field
  • You must have at least two years of related experience
  • Critical Care experience preferred
  • Pediatric population experience preferred
  • Certified Nutrition Support Clinician (CNSC) preferred
  • You must be licensed by the State of Texas
  • You must be Registered with the Commission on Dietetic Registration
 
 
Methodist Hospital opened in 1963 as the first hospital in the now internationally acclaimed South Texas Medical Center. With over 800 beds, Methodist Hospital offers a broad range of specialties including cardiology, oncology, bone marrow transplants, emergency medicine, neurosciences, maternity care, gynecology and orthopedics. We are proud to be the largest provider of the lifesaving ECMO Program in San Antonio, are home to the largest robotics program in the world, and our Adult Blood Cancer and Stem Cell Transplant unit has become the first program to receive FACT Accreditation in North America.
 
 
As the flagship hospital, and most comprehensive medical care facility of Methodist Healthcare, we appreciate the support and recognition we receive from the community. We’ve recently been named the No.1 Best Regional Hospital by the U.S. News and World Report for 2019-20. We pride ourselves on providing the highest quality of care possible for our patients, which is proven by our consecutive Grade A Leapfrog Hospital Safety scores. In addition, Methodist Hospital not only received a Primary Stroke Center designation from The Joint Commission, but has also received a Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification from DNV GL Healthcare, designating the facility as offering the most advanced stroke treatment available in a given geographic area. For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Hospital under Locations.
 
 
Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications. Qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your application today and help us raise the bar in patient care! 
 

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

 

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