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Nutritionist-Certified Oncology

NEA Baptist
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Overview and Responsibilities

Functions as a member of the cancer care delivery team together with medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, surgical oncologists, clinic/infusion room nurses, patient navigators, and the psychosocial team. The goal is to manage all aspects of the nutrition plan to include assessing the nutrition status of cancer patients, implementing nutrition care plans, monitoring the needs of nutrition plans and management of alternative plans. Performs other duties as assigned.  \u2022Screens patients using accurate and relevant data to identify and prioritize patients at risk for malnutrition. #CB \u2022Uses accurate and relevant data and information to identify and evaluate nutrition related problems. \u2022Identifies and implements the appropriate plan designed with the intent of changing and/or correcting a nutritional decicit. \u2022Provides ongoing education, counseling and training to all patients, staff and community. \u2022Serves as a community liaison, participates in research and will maintain credentials by participation in ongoing educational activities. \u2022Completes assigned goals.#CB oncology St. Jude

Qualifications

DescriptionMinimum RequiredPreferred/Desired  Two (2) years of nutrition experience in an acute care or outpatient setting preferred. Experience teaching clients of diverse ethnic, cultural, and education backgrounds with strong written and verbal interpersonal skills.   Education DescriptionMinimum RequiredPreferred/Desired  TN state licensure as a Licensed Dietician/Nutritionist within one year of hire.   Training DescriptionMinimum RequiredPreferred/Desired Special Skills DescriptionMinimum RequiredPreferred/Desired Licensure DescriptionMinimum RequiredPreferred/Desired Accreditation as a registered dietician by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) Board Ceertified Specialist in Oncology Nutrition within two years of hire date.   Accreditation as a registered dietician by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) Board Ceertified Specialist in Oncology Nutrition within two years of hire date.
Posted: 2020-03-24 Expires: 2020-04-23

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Nutritionist-Certified Oncology

NEA Baptist
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