This is a Per Diem (as needed) position working at Northwest Medical Center.
Assists the registered dietitian in monitoring nutritional care, provides nutritional education for patients, staff and community, organizes patient lists and priorities for the office, conducts nutrition focused physical exams.
Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements
Required: Bachelor of Science in foods/nutrition. Completion of ADA approved dietetics internship.
Appropriate prioritization and planning skills, while achieving safety and quality in a high volume environment; Engaging and effective communication and service skills; Adherence to policy and procedures; Process improvement oriented; Self-initiative to assist with whatever is needed.
Required: Letter of completion from an approved program AND didactic internship or equivalent program stating eligibility to take the RD exam. Achievement of Registered Dietitian - CDR within 6 months of hire date.
Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, three urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.