This position is located at JOE DiMAGGIO CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL and serves a Pediatric population.
Plans, coordinates, and implements nutritional therapy services for assigned populations.
• Assesses patient’s nutritional status and needs. Develops and implements patient care plans and assesses patient responses.
• Collaborates with physicians, nursing, pharmacy and other healthcare team members/departments to determine, coordinate, and provide medical nutrition therapy.
• Collaborates with the Food Service department to provide nutritionally appropriate menus, food options, and services for patients.
• Develops and provides education, training, consulting, and counseling services throughout the organization and for the community. Participates and collaborates in PI initiatives.