Geisinger Health System Director Clinical Nutrition - Diabetes in CAMP HILL, Pennsylvania

JOB TITLE: Director Clinical Nutrition - Diabetes

LOCATION: Holy Spirit Hospital

DEPARTMENT: Nutrition

WORK SCHEDULE: Days

WORK TYPE: Full Time (40 hours)

JOB SUMMARY:

Provide direction and administrative management for Clinical Nutrition Services and Diabetes Services for the region hospitals, nursing homes, and surrounding Geisinger Health System (GHS) clinic sites (CPSL): responsible for planning, monitoring, and maintaining the budgets for these sites. Instills and maintains a customer service approach throughout all aspects of the responsibility area. Meets the qualifications to provide care for patients in the specific age range in assigned clinical areas. Performs duties to support the goals and objectives of Geisinger Health System in its efforts to provide the highest level of patient care and maximize patient and client satisfaction. Works independently. Reports to the Geisinger Health System Senior Director, Clinical Nutrition Services.

COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:

Demonstrates current knowledge of clinical nutrition and an awareness of trends and developments in education techniques and clinical nutrition management.

Demonstrates decision-making and problem-solving skills.

Demonstrates leadership, facilitation, coaching and relationship building skills.

Demonstrates a detail-oriented work style with strong communication, planning, organizing and time management skills, and analytical and business acumen skills (i.e. Business Plan Development, Budget

Development and Analysis, Market Analysis, etc.).

Demonstrates high degree of creativity, futuristic vision, negotiation skills and team orientation.

Demonstrates knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

Master's Degree in Nutrition or related field required. Minimum of 5 years effective work experience in a clinical setting with at least 3 years prior supervisory/management experience required.

OR A Bachelor’s Degree in Nutrition or related field in combination with a minimum of 10 years work experience in a clinical setting required, with at least 3 years prior supervisory/management experience required

Registration with the Commission on Dietetic Registration and Dietitian Nutritionist license or Registered nurse and license required.

Maintains current license to practice in the state currently working in.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

Work is typically performed in an office environment.

The specific statements shown in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.

OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION : We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation.

GEISINGER HOLY SPIRIT is a strong and growing healthcare provider serving south-central Pennsylvania. Geisinger Holy Spirit includes its flagship Geisinger Holy Spirit Hospital, a 311-bed Joint Commission accredited acute care facility located in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania. Geisinger Holy Spirit employs more than 2,600 people and has more than 500 physicians and advanced practitioners on its hospital medical staff. Sponsored by the Sisters of Christian Charity, Geisinger Holy Spirit delivers patient-centered care guided by Catholic values and the Ethical and Religious Directives of Healthcare. Geisinger Holy Spirit provides a comprehensive array of both inpatient and outpatient services across the continuum of care, including acute care, home health, emergency medical services, physician practices, and a host of outpatient facilities located throughout south-central Pennsylvania.

ABOUT GEISINGER: Geisinger is a physician-led health system comprised of approximately 30,000 employees, including nearly 1,600 employed physicians, 13 hospital campuses, two research centers, and a 583,000-member health plan Geisinger is nationally recognized for innovative practices and quality care. Geisinger serves more than 3 million people in central, south-central and northeast Pennsylvania and also in southern New Jersey with the addition of National Malcolm Baldridge Award recipient AtlantiCare, A member of Geisinger. In 2017, the Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine became the newest member of the Geisinger Family.

We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners.* Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. For more information, visit www.geisinger.org , or connect with us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/geisingerhealth , Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/geisingerhealth/ , LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com and Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/geisingerhealth .

** Does not qualify for J-1 waiver. We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.

*Domestic partner benefits not applicable at Geisinger Holy Spirit.