Company: Methodist Healthcare

Phone: 210-238-8483

Position Offered: Clinical Dietitian

Job Description: As a Clinical Dietitian – Food and Nutrition you will responsible for planning, organizing, and evaluating all phases of nutritional care for inpatients and outpatients of all ages, from Pediatric to Geriatric.  As a Clinical Dietitian – Food and Nutrition 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 Clinical 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 participate in the daily operations of the Food and Nutrition Services department including meal service, customer satisfaction, quality improvement projects, department education, sanitation and service.

You will develop/gather nutritional counseling material and provide in/out patient counseling for patient and family members.

You will interact and confer with a variety of professionals including physicians, nurses, case management to assess and implement the nutritional plan of care.

What qualifications you will need:

You must have a Bachelor Degree in Food and Nutrition or related field You must be licensed by the State of Texas or must obtain license within 4 months of hire.

You must be Registered/Registered eligible with the American Dietetic Association

Methodist Hospital opened in 1963 as the first hospital in the now internationally acclaimed South Texas Medical Center. With over 900 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 http://www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Hospital under Locations or Click here https://urldefense.com/v3/__https://www.joinmethodist.com/jobs/11190588-clinical-dietitian__;!!LgPfcEISpGU!t-Zbfa3ucWO4g08EM0HTOCmlUbW0rjMN9O-Fgu1W8o5S7ZKo-7Obnd32eSxEloLBHppwFg$