Location Address:7050 Gall Boulevard Zephyrhills, Florida 33541
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Zephyrhills
FH Zeph/Dade City Named One of America’s Best Hospitals for Heart Care, Orthopedics, Stroke Centers and Patient Safety three years in a row “2017-2019” by the Women’s Choice Award
Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A Spring/Fall 2018
One of only 35 Hospitals Nationally Named as a Top General Hospital by The Leapfrog Group
Four Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures in 2019 by Health grades
First in Florida to earn Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee by The Joint Commission
You Will Be Responsible For:
Demonstrate, through behavior, Florida Hospital Zephyrhills’s core values of Christian Mission, Quality and Service Excellence, Compassion, Focus on Community Wellness, Cultural Diversity, and High Ethical Standards, as outlined in the organization’s System of Care program.
Assesses the nutritional status of adult and/or geriatric patient through documentation in the medical record. Uses parameters such as anthropometric measurements, visual assessment and interpretation of laboratory values.
Develops and revises a nutrition care plan based on information from the patient, medical record, family and health care team members.
Incorporates current evidence-based research into practice.
Adheres to facility confidentiality, HIPAA regulations, and patient rights policies.
Complies with regulatory agency standards, including federal, state and TJC as evidenced by successful completion of surveys with no deficiencies.
Completes all required documentation, reports and logs in a timely, professional and thorough manner.
Communicates effectively with all team members, patients and families through conferences, individual consultation and committee participation. This includes telephone, written, and electronic communication.
Orients, mentors and trains staff and interns, as applicable.
Advises department on patient care and food service issues.
Plans regular and modified menus
What You Will Need:
BS degree in Nutrition or Dietetics
RD Eligible post accredited CDR internship
Licensed Dietitian/Nutritionist by the State of Florida
Plans and delivers nutritional care to patients according to the physicians’ diagnoses. Performs as
a member of the multidisciplinary care team. Screens newly admitted patients to identify those at nutritional risk. Supervises Nutritional Services Technicians and other support personnel. Exercises independent judgment under the general supervision of the Clinical Nutrition Manager
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.