Clinical Dietitian-Inpatient

South Boston, VA
Sep 13, 2018
Apr 17, 2019
Healthcare, Other
Full Time

Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital in South Boston, VA is recruiting for a full time Clinical Dietitian to join our wonderful team in the Food Services Department. Must have Bachelor's Level degree in Dietetics and will be responsible for managing the patients' medical nutrition therapy in accordance with the medical staff approved clinical practice standards. Position would serve as a resource for nutrition education for the hospital.

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Department/Position Overview: This position will join the team in our beautiful, state of the art Dining Room/Kitchen to oversee clinical nutritional needs of our patients. Candidates who apply are required to have a Bachelors Level degree in Dietetics and must be a Registered Dietitian or Dietitian Nutritionist. Candidates who are not yet Registered as a Dietitian must achieve this within 9 months of hire date.Facility Highlights: Sentara Halifax Regional Hospital is fueled by the expertise of a well-established medical staff representing more than two-dozen specialties, while remaining focused on excellent care. Services at this hospital include: cardiovascular services, emergency services, family birthing center, hospitalist program, imaging/radiology services, laboratory services, nephrology services, orthopedic services, rehabilitation services and surgical services.
South Boston, Virginia is a charming town located on the Virginia/North Carolina border, only one hour north of Durham, North Carolina and two hours south of Richmond, Virginia. Along with easy access to metropolitan amenities, South Boston is located in the heart of ACC country with easy access to the following universities: University of Virginia, Virginia Tech, Duke, N.C. State, and UNC-Chapel Hill.South Boston and Southern Virginia offer many opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors! Walk, bike, swim, kayak, hunt, fish or just relax at our State Parks, Campgrounds, or 50,000 acre lake with 800 miles of shoreline. Enjoy diverse cultural offerings in addition to many historical sites. Award winning restaurants serve world-class cuisine. South Boston Speedway and Virginia International Raceway provide race enthusiasts the opportunity for speed. Sentara Benefits: Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We’re setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE

If Bachelor's Degree is in major other than Dietetics, must complete an Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) accredited Didactic Program in Dietetics. If not Reg Dietitian or RDN at hire, must obtain within 9 months. PACE specific incumbents for this position require a minimum of one year of experience working with the frail or elderly population. BLS required within 90 days of hire


Responsible for managing patient's medical nutrition therapy in accordance with the medical staff approved clinical practice standards. Serves as a resource for nutrition education.


Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree - DIETETICS

None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

Required: Reg Dietitian, Reg Dietitian Nutritionist

Preferred: Basic Life Support

Required: Communication, Critical Thinking, Technology/Computer, Time Management

Preferred: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

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