Institute of Living
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The Institute of Living, one of the first mental health centers in the U.S., remains one of America’s leading not-for-profit centers for patient care, research and education in the fields of behavioral, psychiatric and addiction disorder. Through our dedicated, experienced and skilled clinicians, we provide patients and their families with the highest quality of personalized care. Programs are offered for children, adolescents and adults struggling with mental illness as well as offering services specializing in Anxiety, Eating Disorders, and Geriatric Services.
The Dietitian assures provision of quality nutritional care to hospital patients by assessing nutritional status and developing care plan in conjunction with medical and nursing personnel in the Transplant Department. Monitors patients' ongoing nutritional status. Provides nutritional instruction and assessment of patients, while working with their families and various community groups. Collects quality improvement data and evaluates it to provide quality nutritional service. Provides guidance and direction to diet technicians in performance of daily work activities. Reports to the Director.
• Bachelor's Degree in Food and Nutrition/Dietetics.
• Registered Dietitian with American Dietetic Association Commission on Dietetic Registration to be obtained within 3 months of employment.
• Verification statement of eligibility to take the Dietetic Registration exam required upon hire.
• CT Dietitian Certification to be obtained within 3 months from becoming a Registered Dietitian with the American Dietetic Association Commission (CDR).
• Minimum 1 to 3 years clinical experience.
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As a Hartford Healthcare entity, The Hartford Hospital Institute of Living provides eligible employees with an extensive benefits package and all the benefits of working in a thriving centrally located urban community:
With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you are part of an organization on the cutting edge – helping to bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance. Every moment matters. And this is your moment.