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Company: Mercy
Location: Lebanon, MO
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

We're a Little Different

 

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.

At Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals – careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart. Join us and discover why Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its “Top 100 Places to Work.”


Overview:

 

The Medical Nutrition Therapist works under the supervision of the department leader, and performs nutrition intervention/education to/or for an assigned patient case load and develops medical nutrition therapy plans and nutrition supplements that will provide maximum nutritional support during specific disease processes. Open, ongoing communication with nurses, physicians, dietary and other hospital personnel is essential.


Qualifications:

  • Experience: Up to 1 year
  • Required Education: Baccalaureate Degree in Nutrition or related field that provides a thorough understanding of Clinical Nutrition and patient education and leads to registration through the Commission on Dietetic Registration. Registry eligible or Registered Dietitian through completion of one of the following: a) an approved American Dietetic Association Internship Program; b) an Approved ADA Coordinated Undergraduate Program (CUP); c) a MasterÂ's Degree and six months of an ADA approved work study program; d) an approved AP4 program.Membership in the American Dietetic Associationis required.
  • Preferred Experience: 1-2 years
  • Licensure: RD/LD Registered Dietitian, Or Registry Eligible - RD Within 6 Mo/LD Within 3 Months Of RD MO and LD Licensed Dietitian Within 3 Months Of Registry
  • Other:
    • Excellent interpersonal, analytical and organizational skills are required
    • The Nutrition Therapist needs to demonstrate the ability to analyze any patient/co-worker/public nutrition situation, organize an approach, implement a plan, and evaluate its effectiveness using a variety of communication skills (educational materials, documentation, computer, telephone, public presentations)

We Offer Great Benefits:


Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!

 

We're bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate care.


At Mercy, our supportive community will be behind you every step of your day, especially the tough ones. You will have opportunities to pioneer new models of care and transform the health care experience through advanced technology and innovative procedures. We're expanding to help our communities grow. Join us and be a part of it all.


What Makes You a Good Match for Mercy?


Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and unafraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we encourage you to apply.

 


Mercy has determined this is a safety-sensitive position.  The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.


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