Swedish Health Services Nutrition Educator - Pediatric Specialists in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Group is looking for a Nutrition Educator (Per Diem, Day Shift) to work in Pediatric Specialists at Swedish Medical Group in Seattle, Washington.
The Nutrition Education will participate in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of pediatric nutrition education program at Swedish Medical Group. Assess patient's self-care needs and his/her ability to manage care. Apply the nutrition care process while teaching patients and families. Assess needs of patient and family.
In this position you will:
Apply nutrition care process for developing the patients care plan which includes assessing the needs of the patient and family, formulating the educational plan, implementing, evaluation and revisions as needed
Assist in medical management of patients according to department policies and procedures
Complete necessary documentation per department policies and procedures
Communicate information and coordinate patient care with appropriate members of the health care team
Work alongside pediatric gastroenterologists, pulmonologists, surgeons and nephrologists to assess the nutritional status of patients
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree in Nutrition Sciences or Dietetics
Current national registration as a Registered Dietitian
Washington State Certified Dietitian
If CDE eligible, must certify within one (1) year of employment
Four (4) years nutrition experience, preferably one (1) year in ambulatory care setting or community health
Two (2) years experience with teaching and public speaking
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Master's Degree in Nutrition Sciences or Dietetics
Two (2) years pediatric experience
About Swedish Medical Group
Swedish Medical Group (SMG) is a successful, performance-driven division of Swedish Health Services, the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area. The SMG network includes more than 900 providers across more than 108 primary care and specialty care clinics.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Our Vision is Health for a Better World.
Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Education
Work Locations: First Hill Madison Bldg (WA177) 1101 Madison Seattle, 98104
Req ID: 268431