ED Registered Dietitian

at The Healthy Teen Project
Location San Francisco, California
Date Posted October 23, 2019
Category Dietitian/Nutrition Counseling
Job Type Part-time

Description

Job Description:

HTP is a PHP/IOP Program treating adolescents and transitional age youth with eating disorders and co-occurring mental health conditions. As a Dietitian, you would be working within a cohesive, multidisciplinary team environment in which we value seasoned and exemplary clinical care, collaboration, and adherence to strong ethical values.

Responsibilities:

  • Create individualized meal plans for adolescents
  • Participate in meals and snacks to support meal plan and constructive behaviors
  • Lead specialized group activities around diet and nutrition
  • Support treatment planning, utilization review, and discharge planning
  • Coordinate and communicate regularly with parents
  • Collaborate with other providers in the community as needed
  • Timely maintenance of clinical documentation in accordance with HTP policy
  • Meet regularly with HTP treatment team for discussion regarding clients' cases and progress

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS/BA degree in Nutrition, Dietetics, or other relevant major and completion of didactic program in dietetics
  • Relevant RD experience preferred but new graduates are welcome to apply
  • Passionate about working with adolescents and their families
  • Energetic, motivated, compassionate, personable, hard-working, and reliable
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with patients and staff from diverse cultural, educational, and ethnic backgrounds
  • Ability to work closely with multidisciplinary team in an intensive (PHP/IOP) clinical setting
  • Computer literacy (eg Outlook, Word, EMR)
  • Membership in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics preferred

Licensures/Certifications:

  • Registered Dietitian (RD) by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) required
  • Demonstration of relevant continuing education in accordance with requirements of CDR licensure
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