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Nutrition Educator - Pediatric Specialists

Providence Health & Services


Location:
Seattle, WA 98194
Date:
10/15/2020
2020-10-152020-11-14
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**Description:**
**Swedish Medical Group is looking for a Nutrition Educator** **(Per Diem, Day Shift) to work in** **Pediatric Specialists** **at Swedish Medical Group in Seattle, Washington.**
The Nutrition Education will participate in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of pediatric nutrition education program at Swedish Medical Group. Assess patient's self-care needs and his/her ability to manage care. Apply the nutrition care process while teaching patients and families. Assess needs of patient and family.
**In this position you will:**
+ Apply nutrition care process for developing the patients care plan which includes assessing the needs of the patient and family, formulating the educational plan, implementing, evaluation and revisions as needed
+ Assist in medical management of patients according to department policies and procedures
+ Complete necessary documentation per department policies and procedures
+ Communicate information and coordinate patient care with appropriate members of the health care team
+ Work alongside pediatric gastroenterologists, pulmonologists, surgeons and nephrologists to assess the nutritional status of patients
**Qualifications:**
**Required qualifications for this position include:**
+ Bachelor's Degree in Nutrition Sciences or Dietetics
+ Current national registration as a Registered Dietitian
+ Washington State Certified Dietitian
+ If CDE eligible, must certify within one (1) year of employment
+ Four (4) years nutrition experience, preferably one (1) year in ambulatory care setting or community health
+ Two (2) years experience with teaching and public speaking
**Preferred qualifications for this position include:**
+ Master's Degree in Nutrition Sciences or Dietetics
+ Two (2) years pediatric experience
**About Swedish Medical Group**
Swedish Medical Group (SMG) is a successful, performance-driven division of Swedish Health Services, the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area. The SMG network includes more than 900 providers across more than 108 primary care and specialty care clinics.
**We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits see our website for details**
https://caregiver.ehr.com
**Our Mission**
Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.
**About Us**
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, were committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
**Schedule:** On Call
**Shift:** Day
**Job Category:** Education
**Location:** Washington-Seattle
**Work Locations:** First Hill Madison Bldg (WA177) 1101 Madison Seattle, 98104
**Req ID:** 268431
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