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Children's Hospital Boston Dietetic Technician I in Boston, Massachusetts

71769BRJob Posting Title:Dietetic Technician IDepartment:Patient Services-Clinical NutritionAutoReqId:71769BRStatus:Part-TimeStandard Hours per Week:32 Job Posting Category:ClinicalJob Posting Description:Schedule: 32 Hours (4 x 8 hour shifts)

This Dietetic Technician will be responsible for:

  • Assisting the Clinical Dietitian in providing the optimal nutritional care to patients.

  • Screening at-risks patients who may be at nutritional risk and provides supportive clinical care and follow-up.

  • Calculates patient’s nutrient and energy intake when ordered by a provider or as requested by dietitian.

  • Provides nutrition-related education for patients and caregivers on select modified diets.

  • Monitors progress through checking patient/family understanding of learned skills and follow through with plan. Monitors whether the intervention(s) is being implemented as prescribed, identifying data and information impacting effectiveness of intervention/plan of care. Communicates with RD regarding monitoring and evaluation activities, and with the RD, modifies the plan of care as needed.

To qualify, you must have:

  • Registration by Commission on Dietetic Registration (the Credentialing agency of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics) as a Registered Dietetic Technician

  • Associate’s degree from an ACEND accredited program required, Bachelor’s Degree from an ACEND accredited program is preferred

  • Minimum of one to two years related experience.

  • Analytical skills to resolve problems that require the use of basic scientific, mathematical, computer or technical principles.

  • Proficiency in a nutrient analysis programs.

  • Certification in ServSafe is preferred.

  • Diverse candidates strongly urged to apply.

Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular Remote Eligibility :Onsite Only