Job: Licensed Clinical Dietitian - Part-time
Licensed Clinical Dietitian - Part-time
Turning Point Care Center
Moultrie, Georgia 31788
Job Description and Requirements
Turning Point Care Center, LLC
For more than 30 years, Turning Point Care Center has provided a place of healing and hope to adults who suffer from behavioral health disorders and/or substance abuse. We are committed to providing quality behavioral health care through our inpatient and outpatient gender specific programs in Moultrie, GA. Our serene, rural setting gives patients a secure environment where they can build their foundation for lifelong recovery. We believe in creating healthy communities, which start with healthy individuals, linked through sound relationships to their families, friends, neighbors and peers.
Dietitian - Part-time
Turning Point is accepting applications for an experienced and licensed part-time Clinical Dietitian. The Clinical Dietitian coordinates activities related to patient care and food services with an interdisciplinary team including Medical Services, Nursing Services, Clinical Services, and Food Services. The Clinical Dietitian must demonstrate flexibility for providing assistance to varied populations.
-Reviews and/or completes nutritional screens and assessments, formulating dietary plan with consideration of age and culturally specific nutritional needs.
-Orients patients to dietary goals and policies.
-Provides group and individual nutrition education.
We offer a competitive benefits program including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Savings Accounts, Short and Long-Term Disability, UHS Retirement Savings Plan, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, and additional voluntary benefits and discounts. Even Pet Insurance!
-Bachelor's degree in Dietetics/Nutrition or related field required.
-Licensed by the State of Georgia
-Registered with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics)
-Two (2) years of experience as a Clinical Dietitian preferred.
-Experience working with Substance Abuse/Behavioral Health patients preferred.
-Must work well both independently and as part of interdisciplinary team.
UHS is one of the nationÃ¢s largest and most respected hospital companies; Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the WorldÃ¢s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of AmericaÃ¢s Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
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[posted Jun 29, 2018]
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