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Dietitians On Demand

Up to 40 hours/week | ASAP for 1 – 6 month contract (flexible terms)

93-bed facility

Travel/mileage offered | New grads considered

Flexible schedule

Clinical duties only

Potential for permanent position at end of contract, if interested

Potsdam, New York (NY)

Perfect for a dietitian who wants to be in upstate NY!

Key Duties

  • Conducts a nutrition assessment for patients at nutritional risk per facility policies and procedures
  • Develops and implements an individualized plan for nutrition intervention based on nutrition assessment and evidence-based standards
  • Assess educational needs and provide nutrition counseling for individuals and groups
  • Collaborate with the interdisciplinary team in meetings and/or rounds
  • Experience with electronic charting, the Nutrition Care Process and writing PES statements to provide appropriate documentation for the plan of care
  • Works cooperatively with food service staff to ensure conformance to diet prescriptions
  • Demonstrates accountability for the proper use of patients’ protected health information
  • Ability to perform work independently with minimal training
  • At least one year of acute care dietitian experience OR heavy in-patient clinical internship rotations

Required Licenses/Certifications

  • Must be registered by the Commission on Dietetic Registration
  • NYS CDN is NOT required

If you’re looking for better work-life balance, consider consulting. Our team of recruiters expertly match dietitians to opportunities that best suit their abilities and schedule. Dietitians On Demand is a dietitian-focused staffing company with a national footprint. We understand dietitians are essential members of the healthcare team, and we pay you accordingly. This is a contracted temporary position where you’ll work for Dietitians On Demand at one of our client sites.

Perks of being a Dietitians On Demand employee include:

  • Premier pay rates
  • Free continuing education
  • Corporate liability insurance
  • W2 employment status
  • Work-life balance by choosing when and where you work
  • Nutrition Care Manual access
  • Opportunity to earn 401K and health insurance benefits based on employment duration

Candidates must successfully complete a thorough pre-hire screening process, including but not limited to: phone screen, background check, drug screen, reference and credential check, clinical competency assessment, and tuberculosis screening. Immunization titers and fingerprinting, as needed.

Interested? Apply online or contact Sarah at srondinone@dietitiansondemand.com.

If this position isn’t a good fit for you but may be for a colleague, refer them! You’ll qualify for a referral bonus: https://dietitiansondemand.com/referrals/

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