BJC Careers

Clinical Dietitian PRN

Belleville, IL
Nutrition and Food Service


Job Description

Job ID: 1179413
Employment Status: PRN
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Your Career. Made Better.

Built in a natural setting in Shiloh, Illinois, Memorial Hospital East is a 207,212 square foot hospital offering a complete line of services for our patients, visitors, and the community.As a member of BJC HealthCare, Memorial Hospital East provides employment for more than 450 people. 
 
Facts at a Glance:
•Private Patient Suites: 94
•Intensive Care Unit Beds: 6
•Surgical Suites: 4
•Labor, Delivery, Recovery, Postpartum (LDRP) Rooms: 16
•C-Section Rooms: 2
•Medical/Surgical Rooms: 72
•Emergency Department Treatment Rooms: 6
•Observation Rooms: 6
•Cardiac Cath Labs: 2
•MRI: 1
•CT: 1
•General Radiology Suites: 2
•Ultrasound: 2
•Nuclear Medicine Suite: 1
•Medical Staff: 294
•Allied Health Professional Staff: 80

The Food & Nutrition Service is responsible for providing high quality nutrition services to patients, staff and visitors on a daily basis.  Services also include vending machines and meeting/special event catering.


Join Us!


Role Purpose

Provide advanced medical nutrition therapy (nutrition assessment, nutrition screening, counseling, education, modified diet formulation, nutrition intervention, nutrition support) for in-patients and out-patients (clinic setting) appropriate to age-related needs and diagnosis/disease. Provides basic MNT for all patient populations and advanced MNT for specialized patient populations (Ketogenic, CF, Renal, SICU, PICU, NICU). Maintains high level of involvement and visibility in patient care areas.


Responsibilities

  • Assesses, makes recommendations and plans for patient's medical nutrition therapy.
  • Implements medical nutrition care in collaboration with the medical team.
  • Promotes dietetics through education, training and participation in research.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • - Nutrition

     

    Experience

  • 2-5 years
  •  

    Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience
  •  

    Licenses & Certifications

  • Licensed Dietitian
  • Registered Dietitian

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer