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Senior Clinical Dietitian (Arabic Speaking)

Hamad Medical Corporation
Doha, Qatar

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Ensures interdisciplinary input to attain full potential teamwork

  • Assist in conducting clinical nutrition research as required

  • Provides role modeling and mentoring with respect to clinical practice, continuing education, and career advancement/development

  • Contributes to the development of dietetic practice to enhance the quality of service delivered to patients

  • Participates in educational activities for families and caregivers

  • Participate in community nutritional activities

  • Give consultation, guidance and education to dietetians, dietetic interns, visiting dieticians and other health care professionals as required

  • Participate in hospital /departmental/Program committees

  • Maintain professional growth and development through different in – service training activities to keep pace with technological developments and new trends in nutrition therapy

  • Assist in preparing dietary education material

  • Cover the Dietician weekend duty or On-Call rota as required

  • Provide specialized nutritional care for a group of patients requiring special dietary intervention

  • Monitors the implementation of nutrition plans and assesses patient progress to adjust therapy plans and attain optimum nutrition.

  • Coordinates, plans and conducts programs to educate patients about nutrition issues, diet and food selections.

  • Documents , records and processes information to assess therapy outcomes

  • Participate in multidisciplinary rounds and calculate the nutrient requirements of patients on therapeutic/enteral feedings as required

  • Directs Clinical Dietitians to assess patients’ discharge needs to ensure continuity of the care plan

  • Evaluates current practice using evidence-based outcome indicators where possible to ensure the therapeutic, patient and family needs are being met

  • Provides expert consultation to the health care team regarding the nutritional needs of the specific patient population

  • Provides consultation to the regional nutrition centers, satellite centers, national and international centers.

  • Plan the development programme for dietetic interns, those in advance practice roles and junior dietician staff.

Required Education/Qualification:

  • BSc degree in Dietetics and Nutrition from a recognised university

  • Required certification/licensure from Valid Primary License from the country of origin if applicable AND should be eligible for license in the State of Qatar within the Supreme Council of Health

Required Experience:

  • For Bachelors Degree and High Diploma Holders :5 years experience in nutrition and dietetics of which at least 3 years must be in a hospital setting as a Clinical Dietician

  • For Master Degree Holders: 3 years experience in nutrition and dietetics of which at least 2 years must be in a hospital setting as a Clinical Dietician

Language Skills:

  • English: Advanced

  • Arabic: Required

Computer Skills:

  • Good Microsoft Office (e.g., MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint) skills

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