Dialysis Registered Dietitian - Part-Time
Company: US Renal Care
Location: Simi Valley
Posted on: November 23, 2022
At U.S. Renal Care, we're changing the lives of everyone living
with kidney disease.
OUR DIVERSITY IS OUR STRENGTH
At USRC, we are building a culture of diversity and inclusion where
each employee has a voice, and every team member is valued for
their individual talents. Our common purpose is the pursuit of
excellence for our patients and our shared values lived out through
compassion for one another.
A PATH FOR SUCCESS
When you join U.S. Renal Care, your journey begins with training
programs to set each new employee on a course for success. Ongoing
development ensures every team member remains fully supported and
empowered to chart their career path towards growth and
INSPIRATION and GROWTH
USRC is also dedicated to open communication that fosters dialogue
and understanding of our vision and goals. We recognize and reward
innovation to inspire one another as we endeavor to lead our
industry in the highest quality of care for our patients.
How you'll change lives
As a Dietitian at US Renal Care, you'll be an integral part of a
team, working under the supervision of a Charge Nurse and assisting
and supervising Patient Care Technicians (PCTs) to care for
patients living with kidney disease.
What you'll be doing
Patient Nutrition. You'll be part of an interdisciplinary team
working to ensure patients receive the best care, including
conducting all required patient assessment and care planning
activities and participating in a monthly interdisciplinary patient
care conference. You'll recommend therapeutic diets based on
patient nutritional needs, preferences, and changes in treatment in
consultation with the patient's physician, evaluating standard
menus and revising as needed. You'll help patients obtain dietary
supplements, as needed. You'll also design and shared educational
materials and conduct seminars or classes for dialysis
Teamwork. You'll collaborate with the Medical Director and
physicians and maintain positive relationships with area hospitals,
agencies, vendors, and the community.
Safety & Quality. You'll help with clinical and operational
processes to improve patient health and minimize missed treatments
and hospitalizations, achieving target goals for patient outcomes.
You'll also help maintain a productive quality assurance program
and participate in monthly Quality Assessment and Performance
Improvement (QAPI) activities.
What we're looking for
* Must have Bachelor of Science Degree in Dietetics, Nutrition, or
* Minimum of one year experience in clinical nutrition as a
Registered Dietitian required.
* Current Registered Dietitian (RD/RDN) certification showing proof
registered with Commission of Dietetic Registration
* Current Dietitian (LD/LDN) license in applicable state is
required unless employed in the state of AZ, CA, CO, HI, IN, MI, NJ
or VA. State certification (Certified Dietitian/Nutritionist)
required in CT and NY. License must be maintained as current and in
* Must have basic computer skills, including Microsoft Office
(Word, Excel, Outlook); proficiency in all USRC clinical
applications required within 90 days of hire
Are you ready to make a difference?
We're here to change the lives of people with kidney disease and
shape the future of kidney care. We still have much work ahead. If
you desire to make a positive impact in the life of others and
pursue a fulfilling career in healthcare, we invite you to join our
team at U.S. Renal Care!
Are you with US? Apply today!
HourlyEmployees of US Renal Care must be fully vaccinated against
COVID-19. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is a condition of
employment. Individuals with medical or sincerely held religious
beliefs, practices or observances that prevent them from receiving
the COVID-19 vaccine may request an exemption to the COVID-19
vaccination requirement. This requirement does not apply to
positions that are 100% remote and have no direct interaction with
patients or staff.
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