CLINICAL DIETITIAN NUTRITIONIST AT MEMORIAL SLOAN KETTERING CANCER CENTER IN NEW YORK, NY
Are you passionate about food & nutrition?
Do you love engaging with patients in a healthcare setting?
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center is looking for an Inpatient Clinical Dietitian/Nutritionist who is ready to make a difference for our patients at MSK.
The Department of Food and Nutrition Services provides excellent food, enhanced nutrition care, and excellent hospitality to those we serve through innovation, technology and a dedicated staff with clinical and culinary expertise.
Provide comprehensive critical care nutrition care to a variety of oncology inpatients.
Provide training to fellows, nurse practitioners and nurses in nutrition. Serves as preceptor for dietetic interns.
Conduct nutrition focused physical exams, document malnutrition, assess nutrition needs and develop, implement/reevaluate care plans for patients of all ages.
Provide cross coverage for other inpatient units as assigned including ICU and pediatrics.
Educate patients and family members and communicate patient issues to the health care team.
Participate in performance activities, quality improvement initiatives, special projects and research studies.
Document clinical assessments appropriately and maintains accurate, complete records.
Leadactivities and special projects that promote staff development and growth of MSK's clinical nutrition program.
Make a continuous effort to improve job performance and to develop work-related skills and expertise
Bachelors degree with major in Food & Nutrition, Dietetics or related field; masters degree preferred.
Minimum of 2-years experience, with at least one year in critical care and oncology nutrition
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Commission on Dietetic Registration
Certified Dietitian/Nutritionist, New York State
Advanced level certification: Certified Specialist in Oncology (CSO) or Certified Nutrition Support Clinician (CNSC) preferred
If this is the position for you, we encourage you to apply!
Competitive compensation packages | Sick Time | Generous Vacation + 12 holidays to recharge & refuel | Internal Career Mobility & Performance Consulting | Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA & Dependent Care | 403b retirement savings plan match | Tuition Reimbursement | Parental Leave & Adoption Assistance | Commuter Spending Account | Fitness Discounts & Wellness Program | Resource Networks | Life Insurance & Disability | Remote Flexibility
We believe in communication, transparency, and thinking beyond your 8-hour day @ MSK. Its important to us that you have a sense of impact, community, and work/life balance to be and feel your best.
Our Hiring Process
You read the ad, agree it sounds like a great fit & apply -> Talent Acquisition contacts you to complete our tech assessment and/or schedule a phone interview (if your profile aligns)-> after speaking with the Talent Acquisition Specialist, you will connect with the Hiring Manager by phone or video call -> if your experience is a fit, you will move forward to an on-site visit or video call with the team -> post interview feedback -> ideally an offer! -> reference check & onboarding -> orientation & official welcome to MSK
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.