Registered Dietitian

South Calgary Primary Care Network - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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Hello, we’re the South Calgary Primary Care Network. We’ve been looking everywhere for you. How do we know you fit the bill? Because you are seeking work that matters. It’s a chance to work with bright, dedicated and like-minded people whose passion for their work matches your own. You are team-spirited and open to change. Most importantly? You want to make things better. We are proud to offer employees the chance to establish and grow their careers and allow you to do innovative and meaningful work with talented people who care. We are nimble in our decision-making and can quickly turn ideas into actions and solutions. Our values of innovation, wellness, collaboration, integrity and accountability aren’t just words, it’s in our everyday actions and how we treat each other.

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We are change makers, innovators and community builders. We are a uniquely Alberta approach to primary care delivery. We are multidisciplinary and need you to be part of the movement to bring innovative primary health care programs and services to the residents of south Calgary. Our network of family doctors and allied health care professionals are some of the best around. Pair that with our top-notch administrative team and you have an unstoppable force leading the way in primary health care – a powerhouse for developing the inventive programs our population needs and deserves. Join us as we change the landscape of primary health care for generations to come.

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POSITION OVERVIEW

Reporting to the Program Manager, the Registered Dietitian supports health promotion and disease prevention through nutrition assessment and counseling in pediatric and adult populations. In addition to individual support the successful candidate will also be a key member in our program delivery as a group facilitator.

WHAT YOU WILL ACHIEVE IN THIS ROLE

Conduct one-on-one nutrition assessments across the life span and provide support and education using a patient-centered approach

Develop, implement, evaluate and adjust nutrition care plans specific to patient needs

Document nutrition assessment and care plans using an electronic medical record (EMR)

Collaborate with team members, referring physicians, program manager and other allied health professionals as required

Identify and initiate cross-referral opportunities to programs within and outside of the SCPCN to meet patient needs

Facilitate adult group education programs for health promotion and disease prevention

WHAT YOU BRING TO THIS ROLE

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited nutrition program, including a recognized dietetic internship

Current registration and in good standing with the College of Dietitians of Alberta

Minimum 2 years’ experience as a clinical or primary care dietitian

Experience facilitating group programs and assisting with program development

Strong multi-tasking, prioritization, time management and organizational skills with high attention to detail

Excellent communication, team building and interpersonal skills (verbal and written)

Strong critical thinking skills with a solution focused orientation

Proficient with computers and technology, including but not limited to Netcare, EMR (TELUS Wolf), SharePoint, Microsoft Suite, and resource and reference search databases