Responsible for the nutritional care of patients, operating, administrative, and financial standards of the Departments of Inpatient Clinical Nutrition Services, and Outpatient Clinical Nutrition Services. The functions of these departments include the evaluation and assessment of patient nutritional needs, development of nutritional care plans, patient education, quality improvement/assurance, and development of nutrition related outcome studies. Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction for nutrition care of patients. Accountable for the execution of service quality by maintaining highest level of delivery. Promotes and supports workplace diversity.
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Ability to provide excellent service to external and internal customers
Complete understanding and wide application of advanced principles, theories, and concepts for medicine patients
Ability to systematically gather information from a variety of sources and analyze the information
Ability and willingness to respect and value the differences and perceptions of different groups/individuals
Ability and willingness to demonstrate eagerness, enthusiasm, optimism, and passion when working
Ability to work productively and effectively in stressful work situations and time pressures
Ability to develop and maintain professional, trusting, positive working relationships with supervisors, staff, managers, customers, and vendors
Ability and willingness to uphold ethical standards and comply with all state and federal laws and company policies and procedures
Ability to speak clearly and politely to management, associates, and customers when conveying information and using correct grammar
Provides direction as needed. Independently determines and develops approach to solutions.
Bachelor's degree in Nutrition with five years' experience as a registered dietician required. Master's degree preferred.
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, and/or REGISTRATION:
Active, licensed Dietitian/Nutritionist in the State of North Carolina, meeting continuing professional development requirements.
Registered with Commission on Dietetic Registration.
Member of Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Certification in a specialty practice, e.g. CNSC, CDE etc.
Internal Number: 38137
About Wake Forest Baptist Health
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center is a nationally prominent academic medical center in Winston-Salem, with an integrated health care network that incorporates hospitals, clinics, physician practices, diagnostic centers and other primary and specialty care facilities serving the residents of 24 counties in northwest North Carolina and southwest Virginia.