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Ascension Health Dietitian - Diabetes Education in Rochester, Michigan

We Are Hiring

Dietitian - Diabetes Education (PRN)

1 day per week, 9am-6pm, Tuesday - Saturday.

Ascension Providence Rochester

What You Will Do

Educate patients, healthcare workers and the community about controlling diabetes through nutritional management.

  • Coordinate with designated staff to effectively integrate medical nutrition therapy into the overall management of diabetes.

  • Provide diabetes education for patients, healthcare workers and the community.

  • Encourage the diabetes team to support and reinforce nutrition prescriptions and to help patients manage their meal plans.

  • Supervise the planned education process for the goals of medical nutrition therapy for diabetes. Reinforce diabetes education and instruction to the staff and implements and monitors educational plan of care.

  • Coordinate with healthcare providers including receiving and writing orders to ensure effective and efficient patient care and achievement of desired patient outcomes.

What You Will Need

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • Dietitian/Nutritionist credentialed from the Commission on Dietetic Registration obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.

  • Educator specializing in Diabetes Management credentialed from the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE) is preferred. Or minimum of 2 years of experience with nutritional education with diabetic patients.

Education:

  • Bacholers Degree in Nutrition required.

Why Join Our Team

Ascension Michigan employs over 20,000 compassionate caregivers across 16 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities. Our care teams are dedicated to providing spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of the communities we serve. We provide generous paid time off for work-life balance, a collaborative work environment, professional development opportunities and more to help our associates flourish personally and professionally. If you are looking for a rewarding career in healthcare, we invite you to apply today.Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites of care – including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 19 states and the District of Columbia.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Ascension Providence Rochester is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdfEEO is the Law Poster SupplementPlease note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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