Dietitian - Per Diem - Medical Network
Location: El Monte
Posted on: November 22, 2022
When the work you do every single day has a crucial impact on
the lives of others, every effort, every detail, and every second
matters. This shared culture of passion and dedication pulses
through Cedars-Sinai, and it's just one of the many reasons we've
achieved our fifth-consecutive Magnet designation for nursing
excellence. From working with a team of premier healthcare
professionals to using state-of-the-art facilities, you'll have
everything you need to do something incredible-for yourself, and
for others. Join us, and discover why U.S. News & World Report has
named us one of America's Best Hospitals!What's this role all
about?Minimum of 2 shifts per week (up to 3 shifts per week)As a
per diem Dietitian at Cedars-Sinai Medical Network, you will assist
in performing one-on-one nutritional consultations and follow-up
visits. The Dietitian will develop and conduct individualized
consultations and provide education on diabetes, specifically for
type I and type II patients on insulin pumps and CGMs, for adult
and pediatric patients. The dietitian will also provide
consultations for other disease states like dyslipidemia, weight
management, prenatal nutrition, eating disorders, GI and
inflammatory disorders, etc. as well as promote nutritional program
within the organization.
- Conducts various nutritional classes as well as develops new
ones based on organizational needs.
- Develops academically current nutritional programs to meet the
needs of the patient population.
- Collaborates with other registered dietitian colleagues to
enhance existing programs and develop new programs for patients
with specialized needs and needs of the organization.
- Coordinates nutrition services by collaborating with
physicians, pharmacists, nurses, and other allied health
- Provides education to physicians, pharmacists, students,
residents, and other staff as assigned.
- Demonstrates critical thinking and continued self-development
in nutritional care services for their assigned patient population
which may include areas of specialization.
- Shows leadership and assumes responsibility for completing
special projects and activities to support the Pharmacy and
Nutrition Services Department.
- Responsible for mentoring and competency assessment of less
experienced or new registered dietitians.
- Actively participates in the operations and clinical
Educational Requirements:Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Nutrition,
Health Sciences or related field; three (3) years experience in the
field of nutritional counseling/education; Certified Diabetes Care
and Education Specialist (CDCES) designation through the American
Association of Diabetes Educators, Board specialization in
Pediatrics or Renal Nutrition preferredLicenses:
- Registered Dietitian (R.D.) license required
- Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist (CDCES)
designation through the American Association of Diabetes Educators,
Board specialization in Pediatrics or Renal Nutrition
- 0-2 experience in the field of nutritional
counseling/education; experience in Diabetes Management (Insulin
Pumps and CGMs), Pediatrics, as well as GI disorders (such as IBS,
SIBO, Bowel Resection, Enteral/Parenteral Nutrition)
- The physical demands described here are representative of those
that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the
essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
- While performing the duties of this job, the employee is
regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is
required to stand; walk; sit; and use hands to finger, handle, or
feel. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and
arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The
employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close
vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Working Title:Dietitian - Per Diem - Medical Network
Business Entity:Medical Network Foundation
Position Type:Per Diem
Shift Length:8 hour shift
Keywords: CEDARS-SINAI, El Monte , Dietitian - Per Diem - Medical Network, Other , El Monte, California
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