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Cambridge Memorial Hospital Registered Dietitian, Temporary Part-time Temporary in Cambridge, ON

Cambridge Memorial Hospital

Branch Cambridge ON CA

Position:
Registered Dietitian, Temporary Part-time
Location:
Cambridge, ON

A patient-centred building design that promotes healing and intuitive wayfinding, while maximizing natural lighting and sight lines to the natural beauty of the…

Reporting to the Director, Patient Experience, Quality and Risk, as a Registered Dietician you will join CMH as we embrace a new era of care, expanded services and innovation. Construction is underway of a modern 5-storey tower and total renovation of all existing inpatient care and clinical support areas. Completion of our brand new hospital is set for 2019 and will include:

  • Patient care areas that are doubling in size, including larger surgical suites to accommodate advanced minimally invasive surgical equipment and an Emergency Department with dedicated treatment areas for mental health and different surgical subspecialties.
  • A patient-centred building design that promotes healing and intuitive wayfinding, while maximizing natural lighting and sight lines to the natural beauty of the Grand River
  • An increase in beds from 143 to 197 to accommodate expanded services like Surgery, Mental Health and Intensive Care. About 80% of inpatient rooms will be single occupancy to meet the latest infection control and building code standards for hospitals

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Flexible position to work days in our outpatient diabetes program. Candidate must be flexible with schedule and willing to learn new skills as required. Other duties as per job fact sheet.

Posted hours does not constitute a guarantee that shifts will not be subject to change.

Qualifications:

  • Four year undergraduate degree from a Dietitians of Canada accredited university with a major in human nutrition (or equivalent) is required.
  • Member in good standing with the College of Dietitians of Ontario is required.
  • Member of Dietitians of Canada preferred.
  • Certified Diabetes Educator designation strongly preferred
  • Experience with insulin therapy; initiation and adjustment a definite asset
  • Experience counseling persons with diabetes of varying ages and utilizing various treatment modalities would be an asset
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work as a member of an interdisciplinary team required
  • Comfortable and experience with both individual and group counseling required
  • Excellent group facilitation skills required
  • Experience with Meditech would be an asset
  • Regular attendance is required

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Cambridge, ON, CA
Posted on: 2017-02-10
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