Bartlett Regional Hospital is searching for candidates who pride themselves on patient-centered, evidence-based care and who are interested in providing dietetic services to a wide-range of patient populations in a beautiful Southeast Alaska setting.
Bartlett Regional Hospital Dietitians provide both inpatient and outpatient services, with opportunities to provide services for a variety of healthcare needs including diabetes, enteral and parental nutrition, oncology, behavioral health and more.
Juneau is a beautiful, thriving, and close-knit community. As a result, dietitians have the opportunity to build meaningful therapeutic relationships with patients. Dietitians work with both Juneau community members, and patients coming to Juneau from small outlying communities and villages. On the inpatient units, the dietitian is a valued and critical member of the healthcare team. In outpatient services, dietitians work one-on-one to help patients achieve their medical nutrition therapy goals to create healthier lifestyles.
What You Will Do:
Provide medical nutrition therapy as part of the interdisciplinary care team.
Evaluate, interpret, monitor, and document the nutritional status and needs of hospitalized
patients and outpatients.
Provide nutrition consultations and therapeutic diet orders.
Support the hospital food and nutrition program services.
Provide dietitian and nutrition services to community agencies as contracted or requested.
Promote an informed community through speaking engagements, community classes, health
screenings, workshops and training opportunities.
Create, review, adapt and maintain menus, therapeutic and modified diets and develop
standardized recipes for all inpatient and cafeteria settings.
Minimum Qualifications for the Job:
Education: Bachelor of Science Degree in Nutrition or Dietetics.
License(s): Current Licensure as a Dietitian in the State of Alaska and Registration by the Commission on Dietetic Registration as a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist.
Certification(s): Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider within 60 days of hire. Completion of the RDN order writing competency exam within 60 days of hire.
Experience: Minimum of one year work experience in the field of nutrition is preferred. Experience in an acute care setting is also preferred.
Practice Notice: All new employees are required to produce a negative drug screen prior to start of employment.
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Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 3223
About Bartlett Regional Hospital
A history of service. A supportive community. A broad range of healthcare offerings. A lot of pieces have come together to make Bartlett Regional Hospital what it is. We're committed to being the best community hospital in Alaska, so take a closer look at who we are!
Originally known as St. Ann's Hospital, the hospital opened in 1886 and was operated by the Sisters of St. Ann until the 1960s. In 1965, the hospital's operations were turned over to the City and Borough of Juneau, and a new facility was built at the hospital's present location on Hospital Drive.
Bartlett Regional Hospital is licensed for a total of 57 inpatient beds and 16 residential substance-abuse treatment facility beds in the Rainforest Recovery Center. The hospital serves a 15,000-square-mile region in the northern part of Southeast Alaska. Approximately 55,000 people reside in our service area, with most communities inaccessible by road.
The Joint Commission accredits Bartlett Regional Hospital and all of its services. The hospital hosts a laboratory, which is certified by the College of American Pathologists. Mammography services are certified by the American College of Radiology. Bartlett Regional Ho...spital is a certified Medicare and Medicaid provider.
Juneau is the capital of Alaska and is the third largest city, with a population of approximately 32,000.