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Registered Dietitian 3

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Registered Dietitian 3

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Sodexo is seeking a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Dietitian with 4-6 years’ experience preferred to provide expert nutrition care at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC).


The Medical University Hospital is located in beautiful, historical Charleston, SC. It is a 750 bed teaching hospital and the Children's Hospital makes up approximately 140 of these beds. In the year 2019, we will be transitioning to a free standing Children’s Hospital that will expand our current census and staff.  The pediatric hospital offers a variety of specialty care areas such as cardiology, oncology, trauma, Level 3 nursery, endocrinology, nephrology, transplant, etc.


The Neonatal ICU Dietitian (NICU) responsibilities include coverage of 35+ bed unit and step down unit, active participation in multidisciplinary rounding, involvement in quality improvement and precepts students of our Advanced Practice Residency. 


Clinical responsibilities include:


  • Neonatal nutrition support and conducting comprehensive nutrition assessments and reassessments
  • The Neonatal ICU Dietitian would need strong leadership skills and an interest in quality improvement projects
  • The responsibilities for this position include the nutrition assessment, reassessments and monitoring of critically ill neonates
  • Provide education to patients, as well as staff and work well with physicians, nursing, lactation consults, occupational and speech therapists, and other ancillary staff
  • Possess the ability to creatively problem solve, 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
  • The ideal candidate must be eligible for SC licensure
  • Strong time management and organizational skills are required to be successful in this position
  • Registration with Commission on Dietetic Registration is required

Certified Nutrition Support Clinician or Certified Specialist in Pediatric Preferred


To learn more visit: http://www.muschealth.org/


To learn more about what Sodexo has to offer Registered Dietitians and view open positions, go to our Clinical Microsite: http://www.sodexodietitiancareers.com

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 Sodexho 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.




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