Hourly Dietitian-Child Health Specialty Clinics

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Posted Date: 5/10/22


Hourly Dietitian-Child Health Specialty Clinics

12-16 hours per week

The department intends to hire one candidate from either Dietitian I or II based on the qualifications of the successful candidate. 


Please apply for the specific position for which you want to be considered or both. Position is located in Bettendorf, IA with the possibility of a remote work location.


Uses Nutrition Care Process to assess, evaluate, and provide Medical Nutrition Therapy and nutrition counseling for patients in program areas as assigned. 

  • Provides quality patient care including nutrition screening, evaluation, assessment, treatment, and documentation of patient care plan appropriate for patient.

  • Educates students with on-the-job training.  Evaluates students.  Provides students with necessary support and assistance to ensure work is completed.

  • Assesses nutrition status and instructs/counsels patient on appropriate diet.

  • Participate as part of the medical team concerning problems affecting patients' food habits and needs and participate in health team rounds concerning patient care.

  • Assist in the implementation of studies and short-term projects.

  • Performs special projects as assigned.

  • Participates as active member of departmental/hospital committees.

  • Review and analyze production, maintenance of standards, costs and personnel utilization records to evaluate progress of work and to control or reduce costs.

  • Maintain effective working relationships with faculty, staff, students and the public.

  • Assists other dietitians as needed.


Requirements: 

  • A Bachelor's degree in Foods and Nutrition or Dietetics is required.

  • Registration by the Commission on Dietetic Registration.

  • Licensure by the State of Iowa. 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. 

  • Proficiency in MS Office software programs.


Desired qualifications: 

  • Demonstrated competency of patient care in pediatric, adult, and geriatric populations across a wide range of medical conditions in the inpatient and outpatient setting is desirable.

  • Experience in making enteral and parenteral recommendations and selecting appropriate formulas is desirable.


Email resumes to: Stephany-brimeyer@uiowa.edu



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