Clinical Dietitian - Oncology Services - Anschutz Campus
Posted on: April 8, 2021
Plans, coordinates, and implements nutritional therapy services for
adult oncology population in ambulatory setting
FTE Status: Full Time
FTE: 1.000000 (FTE x 80 = hours per pay period)
As a Clinical Dietitian that practices as an expert in medical
nutrition therapy, this individual will specialize in the nutrition
care of adult patients with cancer. This position involves working
collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team in the ambulatory
care setting to guide and support patients' nutrition care
throughout their cancer treatment. We are seeking a compassionate
Registered Dietitian with at least three years of clinical
experience. The ideal candidate is interested in specializing in
oncology care and working with an interdisciplinary team in a
fast-paced, clinical setting.
Assesses patient's nutritional status and needs as well as develops
and implements patient care plans and assesses patient responses to
care plans for adult oncology patients throughout all stages of
Collaborates with physicians, nursing, pharmacy and other
healthcare team members/departments to determine, coordinate, and
provide medical nutrition therapy. Participates in and coordinates
departmental initiatives relative to patient care.
Develops and conducts education programs for patients, physicians,
nurses, and other health care team members/departments, and/or the
Functions as a preceptor in support of the dietetic internship
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive
judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be
able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate
- * Registered Dietitian
* Cert Ntrtn Support Clinician
* Certified Specialist in Oncology Nutrition
* Certified Specialist Gerontological
- Other information:
- CSO or CNSC preferred
- Ambulatory oncology experience preferred
- Minimum Required Education: Bachelor's in Human Nutrition or
related field required.
- Required Licensure/Certification: Registered Dietitian with the
Commission on Dietetic Registration with advanced specialty
certification CNSC, CSO, CSR, CSP, CSG, CDE.
- Minimum Experience: 3 years experience in clinical
The pay range for this position is: $24.11 - $36.17 / hour
An annual bonus may be paid to eligible employees based upon
organizational and individual performance.
UCHealth offers their employees a competitive and comprehensive
total rewards package. Some of the many benefits included in this
package are full medical, dental and vision coverage; retirement
plans; paid time off; employer-paid life and disability insurance
with additional buy-up coverage options; tuition and continuing
education reimbursement; and a full suite of voluntary benefits
such as identity theft protection and pet insurance. Our employees
and their family members have full access to our Employee
Assistance Program, which includes up to 5 free counseling visits
and work/life solutions, such as one free legal consultation. In
addition, other emotional counseling support is available depending
upon their need.
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