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AOA-Maricopa OB/GYN Phoenix, AZ Register Dietitian Nutritionist Clinical Dietitian
Job ID JL1708 posted on 03/10/20

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Position Description

This position will work in female/maternal health and provide medical nutrition therapy to women who receive care in the OB/GYN practices

Works collaboratively with another RD and a multi-disciplinary health team to promote wellness, maintain current health, and/or intervene in acute or chronic illness in the OB/GYN population
Utilizes the Nutrition Care Process to provide quality care to patients requiring specialized nutrition support
Acts within the scope of practice and are responsible for patient outcomes that meet the high standards of care provided by JHACH
Experience in Gestational Diabetes helpful

Assesses the nutritional status and needs of patients and advises the interdisciplinary team toward the development of a plan of care
Plans, coordinates, implements and evaluates nutritional interventions based on the assessment of the patient to achieve progress toward desired clinical outcomes
Counsels patient and family regarding nutritional care plan to facilitate their collaboration and understanding of nutritional needs
Documents expected outcomes or measurable goals, interventions performed and response to assist clinical practitioners including physicians in care coordination
Interprets, evaluates, and utilizes pertinent current research related to nutritional care, and presents to the interdisciplinary team as appropriate to communicate evidenced-based nutritional care
Participates in quality improvement activities related to patient assignment to improve process and outcomes to patients
Participates in the education of medical providers and clinical staff to communicate the best nutritional practice

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor degree from an accredited college or university
Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist by the Commission on Dietetic Registration, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
At least 3 years in a clinical setting
Ability to travel between Central Phoenix and Ahwatukee locations
Job Type: Part-time


Mindy Shoup
602241-1671x 6050

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