Dialysis Clinic, Inc. Dialysis Registered Dietitian, 30-hours/week, with benefits in Somerville, Massachusetts

Overview:

The Registered Dietitian assesses, monitors, and educates dialysis patients about nutritional needs.

This position in the Home Program is for 30 hours per week, 6 hours per day.

Responsibilities:

The following is a summary of what makes our team successful. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Assess the individual patient nutrition needs.

  • Educates the patient and family about the importance of diet and fluid control.

  • Reviews laboratory results with the patient and makes recommendations to the patient and physician.

  • Documents thoroughly according to DCI policy.

  • Participates in team care planning, clinic CQI program and Risk Management.

  • Educates staff about the renal diet and laboratory results.

  • Participates in quality improvement activities, patient care conference and other clinic programs.

  • Actively encourages and is an example of open communication between physicians, patients, and staff.

Qualifications:

BS or advanced degree in food and nutrition or dietetics and one year related experience in clinical nutrition.

DCI is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA/Disabled/Protected Veteran-VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Job ID 2017-6560

# Positions 1

Location US-MA-Somerville

Posted Date 5/17/2017

Category Registered Dietician