Registered Dietician

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Date posted: 07/19/2018

job description

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

  Lovelace Medical Center , in the heart of Albuquerque, is an acute care hospital providing comprehensive care, including around-the-clock emergency care, surgical services, non-invasive robotic spine surgery, cardiology, stroke care, radiology and oncology services, including the state’s only Gamma Knife Center for non-invasive radiologic brain surgery.

  Lovelace Medical Center is hiring a Registered Dietitian.

  • Oversees nutritional management within the department and exercises daily responsibility for allocation of resources and coordination of activities. 
  • Responsible for nutritional care and support of hospital patients, counseling and instructing patients and outpatients on modified diets. 
  • Calculates nutritional needs of patients and records appropriate information in the patient’s medical record regarding the patient’s nutritional status.
  •   Supports revenue cycle redesign initiatives, ensuring flow, proper billing, and proper completion of charge tickets, by documenting all procedures and equipment used by the department. 
  • Adheres to policies, procedures and regulations to ensure compliance and patient safety.

  • Minimum: Bachelors Degree in relevant area or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Desired: Master’s Degree in relevant area
  • Previous job related experience preferred
  • Knowledge of Chemistry and Biology; HMO’s, PPO’s, 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 NM

  Why Lovelace?
 

  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work, 2017 and 2018, Ranked #4 in the nation among providers
  • Midas+ Platinum Quality Award, 2016
  • Truven Top 15 Health System, 2016
  • Recognized by Healthgrades for quality achievements in best specialty, cardiac, orthopedics, neurosciences, pulmonary, vascular and gastrointestinal categories. 
     

Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

  ID: 2589

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