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PEDIATRIC DIETITIAN POSITION

 

University of Virginia Health System

(Level I Tertiary Care/Trauma Center/teaching hospital)

Charlottesville, VA

 

This position is a 40 hour, full time salaried position.  This position:

  • Will provide Pediatric Floor Coverage
    • Assessments and Reassessments of infants and children
    • Discharge and interdisciplinary team rounds
    • Provide coverage for pediatric team RDs to include the pediatric floors and PICU as needed.
  • Will provide outpatient counseling services
    • Specialty clinics such as Developmental Delay, Cerebral Palsy, Feeding Encouragement Clinic, Diabetes
    • Participation in care coordination activities
    • Cross cover other disease states such as pediatric renal or GI

 

  • Education
    • Healthcare team education
    • Serve as preceptor to 12 dietetic interns within pediatric rotation

 

  • Involves working closely with the entire pediatric team including performance improvement initiatives, education projects, and multidisciplinary rounds

 

  • May cross-train to cover adult floors as needed

 

We are seeking a RD who:

  • Has demonstrated the ability to work well with a multidisciplinary team.
  • Has a working knowledge of the pediatric population and their specific needs.
  • Has a strong interest in pursuing pediatric nutrition-related research, presentations and publishing.
  • Has experience with pediatric nutrition support (CNSC or CSP preferred)
  • MS or MPH preferred
  • Minimum 1 year experience

 

 

EOE and AAE  M/F/D/V

 

Interested?  Contact Wendy Phillips, MS, RD, CNSC, CLE at wp4b@virginia.edu