Dietitian - part time

Overview

We are a community health center providing affordable, bilingual and culturally-sensitive primary care and support services from its three locations in one of urban Pennsylvania’s most medically under-served communities.   Services provided include: primary adult and pediatric care; dental care; prenatal and OB/GYN care; behavioral health consultation services; social services; spiritual care; on-site medication dispensaries; nutrition counseling; comprehensive HIV care; diabetes care; and, a range of new community-based health and wellness initiatives. Our holistic approach to care takes into consideration the physical, spiritual, social and psychological factors that impact a person's overall health status.



Mission & Passions

Compelled by the love of God in Christ Jesus, in cooperation with the Church and others, our Health Center is a multi-cultural ministry providing holistic healthcare to the Latino and under-served communities of our urban city.         


Job Info

Job Title - Dietitian (part-time)

Job Description·   

North Philadelphia FQHC seeks a part-time Registered Dietitian (RD), part time, 2 days/week. 

  • The Registered Dietitian is an integral member of the Care Management team

  •   Responsible for coordinating the implementation of nutrition counseling among the patient population,

  • Accomplishing the goals set forth for disease prevention, and overseeing nutrition education initiatives.  

  • Providing individual counseling sessions, collaborating with clinicians for Diabetes care management, organizing and implementing group sessions, assisting with clinic health department staff and tracking outcomes in regards to specific grants and general department and clinic goals.   

Job Qualifications Education, Skills, and Experience         

  •  Bachelor's Degree in Food and Nutrition or Dietetics from an accredited college or university

  •  RD license, required; CDE, preferred

  •  Bilingual in Spanish and English, required

  •  Strong cross cultural skills and sensitivity

  •  Ability to integrate faith in practice

  •  Able to handle many details and multi-task well 


Patient Makeup

State - PA

Year Founded - 1989

MODEL - FQHC

Number of Locations - 3

AREA - Urban