This position will support the General Pediatric Unit and
the Carrie Tingley Inpatient Unit.
Weekend and holiday rotations will be required.
Discover a world-class care environment that will bring out the best in you. Inspired by our identity as a teaching hospital, we’re highly motivated professionals who are always looking to learn and grow. Find the collaboration, support and autonomy you need to excel, and join our team in providing care for people throughout our community, our state, and our region.
In this role, you will collaborate with members of the healthcare team to provide Medical Nutrition Therapy, and monitor the effectiveness and outcomes of nutrition interventions. You will evaluate the nutritional status of patients utilizing diet recall/history, physical appearance, oral intake, laboratory values, and by performing anthropometric measurements. In addition, you will provide nutrition education to patients and family members, and manage delivery of nutrition care services on assigned units.
Candidates who’ve been an RD for at least a year and have prior experience with inpatient pediatrics are strongly preferred.
Bachelor's Degree in related discipline; Master’s preferred
6 months to 1 year of directly related experience
Licensed Dietitian (LD) or Licensed Nutritionist (LN) w/State of New Mexico
Certification w/Commission on Dietetic Registration
CPR Certification for Healthcare/BLS Providers or for Professional Rescuers or must obtain within 30 calendar days of date of position
Albuquerque is a culturally diverse and welcoming city with over 320 days of sunshine a year, where you will find a variety of artistic and cultural events, including the annual International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta; and seasonal recreational activities in nearby Sandia Mountains. Within a short drive you can experience historical Santa Fe and Taos.
We offer a generous compensation package, including medical & dental benefits, paid holidays, vacation & sick leave, tuition reimbursement, and relocation reimbursement.
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As a teaching hospital and the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the state of New Mexico, we offer our professionals the opportunity to do impactful work and to grow, as individuals and a team.
- New Mexico's only Academic Medical Center
- Serving more than 450,000 outpatients each year
- Recognized for 13 pediatric subspecialties
- Treating more than 90,000 emergency patients annually
- Operating a variety of clinics throughout Albuquerque
Through our community-responsive, culturally competent patient care, education, and clinical research programs, our vision is to be the leader in improving New Mexico's health outcomes.
We aspire to be one of the nation's leading university hospitals—both an excellent academic institution and an innovative, community-oriented public teaching hospital.