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NICU Registered Dietitian 3

Augusta, GA 30914
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**Unit Description**

**Your nutritional know-how can help patients in your community live happier, healthier lives.**

**Sodexo** is seeking a full time **Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Dietitian** to provide expert nutrition care at the Level 4 NICU (46 bed) at the Childrens Hospital of Georgia (CHOG-154 beds). CHOG is part of Augusta University Medical Center the academic health center for the Medical College of Georgia.

This Level IV NICU has 46 licensed NICU beds and serves infants as young as 22 to 24 weeks gestational age with pediatric medical and pediatric surgical specialty consultants to provide the most advanced care. We are looking for a dedicated, experienced NICU dietitian to add to our exceptional team.

**$5000 Sign on Bonus Available!**

The **Neonatal ICU Dietitian (NICU)** will:

+ Provide coverage to NICU unit

+ Actively participate in multidisciplinary rounding

+ Be involved in quality improvement projects

+ Precept internship dietetic internship students

+ Provide neonatal nutrition support and conduct comprehensive nutrition assessments and reassessments

+ Provide education to parents/guardians of patients prior to discharge

+ Work well with physicians, nursing, lactation consultants, occupational and speech therapists, and staff in milk room

+ Support high risk outpatient clinic for post-discharge patients requiring nutrition follow up

+ Work some weCancel (https://sodexo.icims.com/icims2/servlet/icims2?module=AppJob&action=jobEdit&id=781727&tab=RQ\_DESCRIPTION&hashed=272315808#!) ekends and holidays on rotation

To learn more visit: https://www.augustahealth.org/childrens-hospital-of-georgia/

Learn more aboutSodexos Benefits (https://bit.ly/2EVNezw)

Employees in Healthcare are required to be fully vaccinated as a term and condition of employment at Sodexo no later than February 28, 2022, absent a legally required exception, and are required to report their vaccination status and upload proof of vaccination via an online portal.

After February 28, you must be fully vaccinated before you can start work. Fully vaccinated by February 28 means:

+ Obtain the first dose of a two-dose vaccine no later than January 27, 2022; and the second dose no later than February 28, 2022; or

+ Obtain one dose of a single-dose vaccine no later than January 27, 2022

**Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have:**

+ Registered Dietitian with three years experience

+ Master's Degree is preferred

+ Have experience working with pediatrics is required and preferably in NICU

+ Have strong leadership skills, time management and organizational skills

+ Possess the ability to creatively solve problems, work independently with minimal supervision and make decisions while working within a self-directed and team-oriented work environment.

+ Possess excellent interpersonal communication skills and the ability to interact with a wide variety of individuals and groups

+ **Obtain within the first year of hire one of the following: Certified Nutrition Support Clinician (CNSC), Certified Specialist in Pediatrics (CSP), or CSPCC (Certification as a Specialist in Pediatric Critical Care) nutrition credential**

+ Familiarity with Cerner medical records is also a plus

**Not the job for you?**

At Sodexo, we offer Dietitian positions in a variety of business segments, including Schools, Universities, Health Care and Senior Living locations across the United States.Continue your search for Dietitian jobs (http://bit.ly/SdxRDjobs) **.**

**Working for Sodexo:**

Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and career growth opportunities. As the largest private employer of dietitians, we have tremendous job opportunities for registered dietitians who are looking to get more out of their career!

**Position Summary**

Responsible for providing direct comprehensive nutrition services including those for complex needs.

Key Duties

-Directs nutrition care of special needs population to ensure nutrition needs and customer satisfaction levels are met.

-Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction to ensure account retention.

-Manages, promotes, and educates others on food and nutrition programs according to Sodexo standards and policy.

-Collaborates and communicates with culinary and clinical departments on established processes, special diets, and menu requests and probes potential problems and apprises manager of status on resolution of problems or issues, using appropriate Sodexo resource when necessary.

-Ensures compliance with all federal, state and local regulations as well as Sodexo/client policies and procedures (e.g. Health Dept., -HIPAA/Privacy Act, Joint Commission, quality assurance, safety, operations, and personnel) by keep abreast of the most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice.

-Establishes operating standards, implements quality improvements and communicates them to other departments. .

**Qualifications & Requirements**

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree

Basic Functional Experience - 3 years work experience in health care including hospitals, nursing homes, assisted or independent living facilities, long-term care, retirement homes, or clinics + registered dietitian

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

**Location** _US-GA-AUGUSTA_

**System ID** _781727_

**Category** _Nutrition_

**Relocation Type** _No_

**Employment Status** _Full-Time_


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Posted: 2022-06-14 Expires: 2022-08-18

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