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DIETITIAN, LEAD

  • We have an opening for a Lead Dietitian position.
  • Location:  El Paso, TX
    • Note: online applications accepted only.
  • Schedule:  Full time, 40 hours
  • Requirement:  Must be registered by the Commission on Dietetic Registration

 

If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team.

 

Morrison Healthcare is a leading national food and nutrition services company exclusively dedicated to serving more than 600 hospitals and healthcare systems. Morrison’s hospital kitchens, restaurants and cafés feature socially responsible practices and exceptional guest experiences. The company’s Mindful Choices wellness and sustainability platform includes the latest in healthful eating and an understanding of behavioral change in food consumption. The Atlanta-based company was named one of Modern Healthcare magazine’s “Top 100 Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2013” and one of Training Magazine’s top 125 for 2014.  

 

 

Full time associates at Morrison Healthcare are offered many fantastic benefits such as:

 

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Wellness Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Life Insurance for Associates and Eligible Dependents
  • Short Term Disability (STD) and Long Term Disability (LTD)
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance
  • Discount Marketplace
  • And other voluntary benefits

Job Summary

 

We are seeking a Lead Dietitian to join our Nutrition Team in El Paso, TX.  The Lead Dietitian will direct the functions of clinical nutrition services to patients in a specialty area and ensure patient satisfaction, proper diet maintenance, quality care, regulatory compliance and good public relations.

 

Join our team and be eligible for comprehensive benefits to include tuition reimbursement, a 401K Plan, AND dues and licensure fee reimbursement, as well as many other benefits.

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

  • Provides clinical nutrition services including nutrition assessment, modified diet formulation, self-management training and nutrition intervention to patients in a specialty area, which may include NICU, bariatric, renal, cardiac, diabetes, nutrition support, transplant, oncology, pediatrics and outpatient services.
  • Assesses the nutritional status of patients through documentation in the medical record.
  • Develops, revises and individualizes nutrition care plan based on information from the patient, medical record, family and health care team members.
  • Oversees the planning, implementation, and evaluation of the specialty program including staff evaluation, program budget and expansion opportunities, record keeping and staff training.
  • Orients, mentors and trains staff and interns, as applicable.
  • Complies with all regulatory standards, including federal, state and accrediting agencies and adheres to facility confidentiality, HIPAA regulations, and patient rights policies.
  • Participates in facility-wide and directs departmental Quality Assurance/Performance Improvement (QAPI) Programs.
  • Participates in and attends departmental meetings, staff development, and professional programs, as appropriate.
  • Reads, customizes and enforces compliance with all policies and procedures of the facility and Company as appropriate.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

  • Credentialed as a Registered Dietitian by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) required.
  • Licensed by the State Dietetics Licensing Board in states where applicable required.
  • Two years of experience in area of specialty required.
  • Specialty certification (i.e. CDE, CSR, CSP, CNSC) required, when applicable.
  • Experience with computers and programs including Microsoft Office Suite required.

 

 

 

About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry
 

Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer.  At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity. *Los Angeles applicants: Compass Group will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box ordinance).



Req ID: 233681

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