Registered Dietitian – Permanent Casual

Registered Dietitian

Permanent casual

The Arnprior & District Memorial Hospital and the Grove Nursing Home are located in the Town of Arnprior, less than 30 minutes northwest of Ottawa. There are approximately 320 staff, 200 volunteers, and a growing number of medical staff providing exemplary care to over 30,000 residents of West Ottawa, McNab/Braeside, Arnprior and portions of Mississippi Mills. At Arnprior Regional Health we value Honesty, Accountability, Respect and Teamwork and we are proud to be accredited with exemplary standing.

We currently have an opportunity available for a Casual Registered Dietitian. This position, which reports to the Vice President of Patient/Resident Services & CNE, will be responsible for the clinical nutrition program for the Inpatient Unit. This position participates as a member of the Leadership team

Inpatient Clinical Nutrition

  • Completes comprehensive nutrition assessments and develops, monitors and documents care plans accordingly
  • Provides therapeutic counselling to patients and families
  • Participates and works collaboratively with our Food Services Manager to develop hospital patient menus
  • Provides education to staff, patients and their families
  • Develops and maintains Clinical Nutrition policies and procedures.

Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate Degree required
  • Must be a Member of the College of Dietitians of Ontario (Member of Dietitians of Canada preferred)
  • Minimum 2 years of recent and related experience
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Collaborative approach with a patient-focused attitude
  • Proficient with a variety of computer applications including Word, Excel, Power Point
  • Knowledge of electronic health record documentation (Meditech) would be considered an asset

Applications will be accepted up to and including Monday, August12, 2019. Please send your resume directly by email to [email protected]

We thank all applicants for their interest however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If you require an accommodation throughout any part of the recruitment process please do not hesitate to contact Human Resources