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#96553 (RD) Registered Dietitian

Filing Deadline: Wed 11/21/2018

This position is a limited position with the possibility of extension/career conversion.

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 11/13/2018 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 11/21/2018. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

Under supervision of the Clinical Manager, the (RDN) Dietitian collaborates with surgical/bariatric healthcare team to provide medical nutrition therapy to bariatric patients. Track patient's progress while undergoing a medically supervised diets. Work with patients to reach the required weight loss for bariatric surgery. This position is to support the Bariatric Program and The Weight Management Program.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Dietitians must possess the equivalent of a Bachelor's Degree in Foods and Nutrition/Dietetics and have completed an Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics internship.

  • Registered Dietitian (RD).

  • Applicants for positions in the Dietitian series are expected to possess the experience, skills, knowledge, and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Experience with bariatric patients/programs.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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UC San Diego Health Sys
Payroll Title:
DIETITIAN 2
Department:
Perlman Medicine Specialties
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
La Jolla
Appointment Type:
Limited Appointment
Appointment Percent:
20%
Union:
HX Contract
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Variable, Variable, Variable

 

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.