HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Clinical Dietitian in Webster, Texas

Position Goal: Provides optimal nutritional care for patients receiving modified diets, instructs patients and/or families on prescribed diets using the American Dietetic Association Manual, and performs related duties as assigned. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary for age-specific needs of patients including neonatal, pediatrics, adolescents, adults, and geriatric patients.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Performs duties in a professional manner and with minimum supervision.

  • Prepares PI reports/data on a regular basis; using this information as a resource to improve patient care.

  • Delivers patient care services in a timely manner and conveys recommendations as necessary.

  • Ensures that food preparation meets standards.

  • Plans, organizes and implements projects.

  • Assists in compliance of JCAHO standards and other regulatory standards.

  • Investigates complaints and initiates corrective action.

  • Maintains good interpersonal relationships with all hospital staff and peers.

  • Maintains registration and licensure with the American Dietetic Association via in-services, seminars, etc.

    Position Requirements:

  • Has completed an Internship in hospital or other institution offering dietetic internship approved by the American Dietetic Association.

  • Experience in institution work desirable.

  • B.S. or B.A. degree from an accredited college or university with a major in foods, nutrition, or institutional management.
    A Registered Dietitian (R.D.) and Licensed Dietitian in the State of Texas. *If new graduate or from outside U.S. / R.D.E. with eligibility to sit for and pass exam within 90 days of hire, and submit application for Texas Licensure.

Title: Registered Clinical Dietitian

Location: Texas-Webster-Clear Lake Regional Medical Center- Webster

Requisition ID: 01533-67555