Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 171947-1A
Date Posted: May 13, 2022
Category: Clinical Professional
Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.
About the Job
Under the general supervision of the Clinical Nutrition Manager, the Dietitian Specialist assesses the nutritional status and plans nutritional intervention for patients in their area of expertise, and for other patients within the hospital. Develops and promotes collaborative practices and collegial relationships with physicians and other disciplines as a member of the multidisciplinary health care team. Dietitian specialist may provide for care for both inpatients and outpatients, depending on the specialty.
Education: BS in Food and Nutrition or related field
Licensure, Certification & Registration: Registered Dietitian with the Commission on Dietetic Registration Licensed by the Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure, Board of Registration of Dietitians and Nutritionists within 6 months of hire date Specialty certification as applicable to position
Experience: Clinical experience in an acute care or outpatient setting providing care to adult and geriatric patients preferred
Skills, Knowledge & Abilities: Good written and oral skills Effective time management skills Good computer skills, including the Google Platform Effective networking relationships Leadership and mentoring skills
1 day per weekend.
Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve. Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health. Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.