Roswell Park offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties:
The Clinical Dietitian is responsible for providing nutritional care for both inpatients and outpatients, primarily focused on patients in our outpatient survivorship program. The scope of work for the Clinical Dietitian includes assessing patients' nutritional status, providing medical nutrition therapy and designing, implementing and monitoring nutritional care plans. The Clinical Dietitian is responsible for developing nutritional educational materials and educating patients, staff and community on nutrition as it relates to wellness, oncology prevention and survivorship.
Applicants must be a Registered Dietitian with the Commission on Dietetic Registration, the credentialing agency for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and be Certified in the State of New York as a Dietitian/Nutritionist. They must also have a Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition/Dietetics or a related field and the equivalent of one year of full-time experience as a nutritional services provider. The preferred candidate will have strong patient counseling skills, experience with oncology patients and the management of symptoms related to oncology therapy, a Masters of Science degree, strong computer skills, and knowledge of current research as it relates to nutritional therapies and practices. They will also have strong communication skills, the ability to multi-task and function in a fast paced environment, and strong public speaking skills.
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