Clinical Dietitian NBMC (on-call) in Fairfield, CA at Northbay Healthcare

Date Posted: 1/3/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    1200 B Gale Wilson Boulevard
    Fairfield, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description


Clinical Dietitian NBMC (on-call)
On Call, FTE:  0
NorthBay Medical Center
Fairfield, CA

Job Summary:
The Clinical Dietitian is responsible, accountable and has the authority to deliver nutrition care according to the philosophy, policies and goals/objectives of the Nutrition Department.  The Dietitian assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates nutritional processes for individual patient care.  

1. B.S. degree in Nutrition or Dietetics. 
2. Completion of Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) approved or accredited internship with emphasis on clinical nutrition.  

Licensure and Certification: 
1. Currently Registered Dietitian by the Commission on Dietetic Registration. (Registered Dietitian Eligible is also acceptable if the Commission on Dietetic Registration Exam is scheduled and RD status is obtained within 120 days of hire). 

Experience, Knowledge and Skills: 
1. At least one-year clinical experience in an acute care hospital or completion of CDR accredited internship with emphasis on clinical nutrition.  
2. Applies the nutrition care process in providing care. 
3. Capable of working independently and applying time management effectively. 
4. Requires written, verbal, and electronic communication skills.

1. Excellent communica­tion and interpersonal skills in dealing with the public, co-workers, patients, and families. 
2. Ability to remain flexible and positive within a rapidly changing patient care environment. 
3. Must meet high customer service expectations, and demonstrate the NorthBay Way with all staff, patients, visitors, physicians, volunteers and contractors.  The NorthBay Way is a set value-based behaviors that are to be consistently demonstrated and role modeled by all employees that work at NorthBay Healthcare. The NorthBay Way principles consist of Caring, Communication, Collaboration, and Competence. 

Clinical dietitians are needed seven days generally from 0800-1630 on the weekdays and, at a minimum, 0700-1100 on the weekend, to include holidays. This position would help provide coverage for any gaps in this schedule and would need to be available to work at either NorthBay Medical Center or VacaValley Hospital.