DIETITIAN

DIETITIAN job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: Varied
Schedule: PRN

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

About us: Lovelace Women’s Hospital is New Mexico’s first and only hospital dedicated to women’s health.  Our patients choose Lovelace Women’s Hospital because it’s a name they trust.  Whether we come alongside them for a birthing experience or breast cancer treatment, our primary goal is to offer them exceptional care. For nine consecutive years, Lovelace Women’s Hospital has been recognized by Modern Healthcare Magazine as one of the best places to work in healthcare in the nation.  EOE/AA

Lovelace Women’s Hospital is hiring a Registered Dietitian

  • The Registered Dietitian oversees nutritional management within the department and exercises daily responsibility for allocation of resources and coordination of activities.
  • Assesses patient nutritional status and evaluates appropriateness of diet orders and nutritional support of patients.
  • Calculates nutritional needs of patients and records appropriate information in the patient’s medical record regarding the patient’s nutritional status.
  • Monitors patient tolerance of diet and parenteral-enternal feeding.
  • Makes recommendations to physicians concerning nutritional care based on history, condition and disease state and suggestions for tube feeding.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum: Bachelor’s degree in relevant area or equivalent combination of education and experience.    Desired: Master’s degree in relevant area.
  • Knowledge of Chemistry and Biology.
  • Knowledge of HMOs, PPOs, Medicare, Medicaid and other insurance plans.
  • Registration through the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly American Dietetic Association) preferred, registration eligibility required.
  • Licensed by the State of New Mexico

Why Lovelace?

  • 2015 & 2016 Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Breast Centers
  • 2016 Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety
  • Named to Modern Healthcare’s 100 Best Places to Work since 2008
  • Zia Award from Quality New Mexico for Best in Class

Department / Location

DIETARY
Lovelace Womens Hospital - Albuquerque, NM