Company: Ashley Regional Medical Center
Posted on: March 17, 2023
Ashley Regional Medical CenterDietitian plans, coordinates, and
implements nutritional therapy services to assigned population.
Full time position. - Benefits include retirement, paid time off,
medical, dental, vision, life and disability
- Assesses patient's nutritional status and needs. Develops and
implements patient care plans and assesses patient responses.
Performs nutritional screening and assessments as determined.
Communicates pertinent information to dietary department to provide
optimal nutritional care and patient satisfaction.
- Collaborates with physicians, nursing, pharmacy and other
healthcare team members/departments to determine, coordinate, and
provide medical nutrition therapy. Collaborates with nurses and
physicians to discuss patient nutritional care; with pharmacists
for clarifying parental nutrition orders and nutrient/drug
interactions; with various therapists to discuss patient
limitations, abilities, and goals which are affected by or affect
nutritional status; and with patients and their families for proper
nutritional care and education. Attends health care team meetings
as scheduled to discuss patient care needs.
- Collaborates with departmental management to provide
nutritionally appropriate menus, food options, and services for
patients and visitors. Coordinates diet adaptations and modified
diets with house menus
- Develops and provides education, training, consulting, and
counseling services throughout the organization and for the
community. Educates patients on short-term nutritional care
according to current physician ordered therapeutic diets; on long
term nutritional care through individual consultations, group
classes, and community speaking engagements, as appropriate.
- Acts as resource for nutrition staff, nursing and medical
personnel in providing nutritional care to patients who are at
nutritional risk. Provides education to clinical and nutrition
staff as requested.Ashley Regional Medical Center is a Joint
Commission accredited 39-bed hospital that is committed to serving
our growing community with the highest quality services. - Our
hospital has been named a Top 100 Rural Hospitals in America for
six consecutive years.Located in Vernal, Utah, known as an outdoor
paradise. - From Flaming Gorge Reservoir to the primitive areas of
the Uinta Mountains, outdoor recreation is at your doorstep. -
Fishing, hunting, biking, camping, golfing, water sports, cross
country skiing, white water rafting are just a few of the
activities that this diverse landscape has to offer. - All of this
centrally located between Salt Lake and Denver. -Visit
Keywords: Ashley Regional Medical Center, Vernal , Dietitian, Other , Vernal, Utah
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