Denali Dialysis & Liberty Dialysis are dedicated to providing superior care for patients with kidney disease. We strive to achieve both outstanding quality outcomes for our patients, and a rewarding career experience for our caregivers, all in an atmosphere of compassion, professionalism, empathy and respect. We commit ourselves to the philosophy that optimal care is attained through the (i) application of continuous quality improvement, (ii) investment in staff, (iii) education of patients, family, and the community at large, and (iv) advanced technology.
We are currently seeking an experienced Dietitian to support our patients at our clinics in Alaska.
The key responsibilities of this position are as follows:
Completes an initial Nutritional Assessment and develops and educates a care plan for each patient.
Formulates, interprets and implements policies regarding patient and clinic nutritional processes.
Provides expert advice to patients, management and physicians regarding nutritional issues.
Ongoing nutritional monitoring with the review of monthly lab results and subsequent nutritional changes followed by recommendations to the patient and/or primary caregiver, to improve patient outcomes.
Participates as a member of the multi-specialty team in both long-term and short-term care planning for patients.
Develops various education tools including food diaries, bulletin boards, seasonal posters to enhance patient and staff education.
Maintains nutritional outcomes and documentation required by clinical policies and government guidelines (i.e. care plans, risk management, CQI projects).
*Please note that this is not an all-inclusive list of the responsibilities of the position.
Bachelor of Science in Nutrition required, advanced degree preferred.
Minimum one-year clinical experience required.
Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) Registered Dietitian credential required.
Current Alaska license or ability to license is required.
Leadership ability and organizational skills.
Computer software knowledge.
Ability to communicate effectively.
Physical Job Requirements:
Frequent long periods of standing, bending, stooping, walking, sitting
The ability to lift up to 30 lbs.
Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities
Valid Driver’s License
Ability to travel to other clinics as needed
How to Apply:
If you wish to apply for this position please submit a resume and application at https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment.html?cid=de14348b-3f8c-4207-9c73-03d5a2257452&ccId=9151366769893_3369&type=JS&lang=en_US