Clinical Dietitian - Part Time - Toms River, NJ
Company: RWJBarnabas Health
Location: Toms River
Posted on: February 6, 2024
Clinical Dietitian - Part Time - Toms River, NJReq #:44543
Category:Dietitian / Nutritionist
Facility:Childrens Specialized Hosp
Children--------s Specialized Hospital (CSH), 94 Stevens Road, Toms
River, NJ 08755
Children s Specialized Hospital is the nation s leading provider of
inpatient and outpatient care for children from birth to 21 years
of age facing special health challenges from chronic illnesses and
complex physical disabilities like brain and spinal cord injuries,
to developmental and behavioral issues like autism and mental
Children's Specialized Hospital is now in its third century of
caring for those in need. Our Boards of Trustees, physicians,
therapists, nurses, staff, volunteers, and donors remain dedicated
to the very ideals of the Hospital's founders and committed to
providing the best care possible so that every child who seeks our
help reaches their fullest potential.
At 16 different New Jersey locations, our pediatric specialists
partner with families to make our many innovative therapies and
medical treatments more personalized and effective...so children
can achieve more of their goals.
As a member of the health care team, is responsible for the
nutritional care of assigned pediatric populations with assistance
when needed from clinical orienteer and supervision.
Responsibilities include nutrition assessment, implementation of
nutritional care plans and nutrition education. Assists with
operational functions of the Clinical Nutrition Department.
Essential Job Functions
Utilizes basic understanding of diagnoses; pertinent medical
history; rational and goal of treatment to provide nutritional care
for assigned patients. Nutritional care includes evaluation of
nutritional status,, creation, implementation, monitoring and
revision of nutritional care plans and provision of nutrition
Completes nutritional assessments in a thorough and timely manner
as per policy and procedure.
Communicates effectively with patients, families, and
interdisciplinary staff in oral and written formats in both formal
and informal situations
Participates in nutritional in-services and community education
Evaluates and may create educational materials for nutrition
education and professional resources..
Coordinates nutritional care with Purchasing, Food Service, Medical
and other clinical and administrative departments.
Participates in development, revision evaluation and implementation
of departmental policies and procedures.
Participate in routine duties necessary for department functioning.
Participate in focus audits, performance improvement activities,
policy and procedure review and assigned projects which enhance
department performance and support the hospital mission.
May guide Dietetic Technician. May mentor dietetic interns and
Meets minimum annual expected volumes
Formal Education and Job-Related Experience
*Evidence of excellent verbal and written English communication
skills. and interpersonal skills and ability to collaborate with
AHA BLS Provider Certification required. Registered dietitian (RD)
with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Registry Eligible will
be considered for inpatient rehabilitation sites however RD
Valid NJ driver's license in good standing.
Education and Experience - Additional Comments
Bachelor s Degree in Nutrition or Dietetics from an accredited
college or university.
Job Specific Contacts
*Continual contact with patients, families, visitors and all
*Typical office environment.
Working Environment - Additional Comments
*Concentration and customer sensitivity required for the
assessment, planning and implementation of clinical and
RWJBarnabas Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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