Lahey Health CNT - Clinical Dietitian in Winchester, Massachusetts
Winchester Hospital is a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.
We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environmentfor all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.
About the Job
Contributes to the Hospital’s mission by maintaining the integrity and promoting the growth of the Hospital’s Nutrition Counseling services by providing accurate and empathetic Medical Nutrition Therapy. This professional registered clinical staff position will have an impact on patient satisfaction and our ability to continuously improve quality and safety by providing the patient with the most current nutritional information as well as healthy food choices for their lifestyle with the ultimate goal of improving patient’s overall health.
Required: Bachelors of Science or Masters degree in Nutrition
- Experience in individual or group counseling, teaching, or health education.
Preferred: At least one year of experience as a Registered Dietitian.
Knowledge of outpatient nutrition service trends
Public speaking individual and group counseling skills
Effective problem-solving skills
Willing to be a role model for patients
Expresses self effectively in all areas of written and verbal communication
For safety and quality issues, must be able to read, write and communicate effectively in English with patients, visitors, and fellow members of the Hospital team
Basic computer skills.
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, CERTIFICATIONS:
Required: Registered Dietitian by the Commission of Dietetic Registration or Registered
Dietitian-eligible and registered within 6 months of hire.
And licensed by Commonwealth of Massachusetts’ Board of Registration of
Dietitians and Nutritionists within 6 months of hire.
Preferred: Registered Dietitian upon hire.
Per Diem As Needed
Winchester Hospital serves the health care needs of many communities in northwest suburban Boston for acute-care inpatient services plus an extensive range of outpatient services and integrated home care. Since 1912, it has been a trusted pillar of the community, amassing an enviable list of professional awards and honors, including: an “A” safety rating from The Leapfrog Group, a ninth-in-the-state ranking on the U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals list and repeated accolades as a top area employer. Winchester Hospital was also the first community hospital in the state to achieve Magnet® recognition, the industry’s gold standard for nursing excellence.
Winchester Hospital colleagues rally around our mission: To Care. To Heal. To Excel. In Service to Our Community. Our affiliation with Lahey Health furthers our mission by allowing us to offer patients streamlined, coordinated and comprehensive care, close to home.
Join our team and embrace our mission by applying today!
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.