Category: Clinical
Job Location: Lakeland, FLORIDA
Job Title: Dietitian, NICU
Post date: 05/04/2018
Employer: Lakeland Regional Health
Job Website:
Job Number: 7368

Job Description & Responsibilities:

Lakeland Regional Health

Ensure the clinical excellence of our Women and Children's Pavilion
and enjoy a deeply satisfying leadership opportunity.

Here is your opportunity to build a satisfying career with a large, globally recognized organization featuring a state-of-the-art facility. Lakeland Regional Health is an award-winning, not-for-profit healthcare system located in central Florida. Our 849-bed Lakeland Campus is one of the largest hospitals in the state and operates the nation's busiest single-site emergency department. Committed to treating patients and professionals with the kindness and respect we all deserve, we have earned best workplace awards from Forbes and Becker's. We are one of only 40 organizations worldwide to earn the Great Workplace Award from Gallup, one of only 16 hospitals to be classified as a Most Wired Advance hospital, and have earned a Leap Frog "A" rating. Improving lives each day through safe and exceptional care, prevention and wellness, as well as education and discovery, we offer careers that are rewarding in every sense of the word.

Come join us as we usher in a new era of growth and success in serving our community with the expansion to our Women & Children's Pavilion at our flagship Lakeland Campus.

Organizational Highlights:

• Award-winning workplace
• State-of-the-art technology/treatments
• Growth and Opportunity
• Employee-centric
• Comprehensive benefits
• 100 years of stability

If you would like the chance to do work that is meaningful and rewarding, join us as:

NICU Dietitian
Lakeland Regional Health is searching for a NICU Dietitian to work in our new Women and Children's Pavilion opening up June 1st! You will be required to provide nutritional care to babies weighing less than five pounds, five ounces and have trouble maintaining body temperature, fighting infection and eating. These high risk newborns require specialized attention from the neonatal dietitian in order to grow and develop. The NICU Dietitian will help educate parents regarding the nutritional needs and feeding practices for their newborns.

Qualified candidates will have:
•Bachelor's degree from an accredited university, Master's preferred
•Specialized training or experience in newborn nutrition
•1 year NICU experience preferred
•Board Certified in Pediatric Nutrition and/or Nutrition Support preferred
•Licensed by the State of Florida
•Registered Dietitian by the Commission on Dietetic Registration

Desired skills include strong teaching and oral communication, working knowledge of nutrition principles for pediatric and neonatal patients, computer skills and public speaking.

•Zero-deductible/zero-co-pay medical coverage with LRH providers
•$5,000 educational assistance
•Vision and dental
•401A and 403B retirement plan with employer match
•Discounts and wellness programs
•Relocation assistance provided!

Email your resume with salary history and expectations to: - Job ID # 3728


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This job posting will expire: 06/03/18