Ref No.: 16-20947
Location: Coalinga, California
Lancaster, CA
Delano, CA
Elk Grove, CA
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
REGISTERED DIETITIAN
State of California Dept. of Corrections
CDCR - Coalinga, CA.
 ATC-West Healthcare, is looking to hire a Registered Dietitian for the State of California Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation facilities. This is a great opportunity for new grads as well!! 


COMPENSATION
  • $27 per hour
  • Paid Health Benefits - Medical, 
     
ATC-West Healthcare employees and contractors are our greatest asset. We work hard to find the best fit for your skills and professional growth.

In addition to your choice of over 750 assignments nationwide, ITH Staffing offers you:
·         Weekly Payroll
·         Paid Health Benefits 
·         Great compensation packages
·         Tax Free Stipends (when applicable)
·         Virtual Hiring Process with Online Paperwork. 
·         Flexible scheduling
·         Friendly and helpful Staff - Staffing Coordinators are available after-hours 24/7
·         Unlimited referral bonus


REQUIREMENTS 
Registered Dietitian assigned to CDCR must have the minimum experience as follows:
  1. CDR Certification as an RD or RDN. 
  2. Will consider new grads at this time...

DESCRIPTION:
Under the direction of the Institution’s CEO/CME or designee, the Temporary/Relief Registered Dietitian shall provide services as permitted within the scope of practice for Registered Dietitian in accordance with Institution policies and procedures. Registered Dietitian duties include, but are not limited to the following:
  1. Under the direction/supervision of the Institution’s CEO/CME or designee, the Registered Dietitian shall assist and advise clinical personnel on special nutritional needs within the scope of practice for a Registered Dietitian in the State of California;
  2. Plan dietary intervention and strategies; attend interdisciplinary team conferences; monitor and document nutritional needs and goals; may accept or transmit verbal or electronically transmitted orders from physicians consistent with an established protocol to implement medical nutrition therapy; orders medical laboratory tests related to medical nutrition therapy within established protocols; interpret prescription diets; plan regular and special therapeutic diets; establish menus and recipes for use by food production personnel; authorize substitution or modification of diets; plan and conduct training programs for facility staff, clients, patients and others; and adhere to food safety and infection control standards;
  3. c. Conduct and complete within seventy-two (72) hours of physician's order, nutrition assessment by consulting with patient/youth, evaluating their nutritional needs, and provide nutritional counseling, as needed, when referred by a physician. The Temporary/Relief Registered Dietitian shall acknowledge that patient/youth may include diabetics, renal, hypertensive, HIV positive, and acute/chronic illness;
  4. d. Collect information on patient/youth nutritional history;


 Why consider a contract assignment with the CDCR?
Doing short term assignment is an excellent way to determine if the CDCR is the right match for you. As a State employee you will enjoy excellent compensation, paid retirement account, free health, dental and vision insurance, starting from day one, paid holidays, paid leave and much more.


Please email 3 professional references, a copy of your license and current resume to mwamba@atc-west.com or call us at(909) 222-4044