Dietetic Internship Program Manager – Nutritional Services – Orlando
AdventHealth Orlando seeks to hire a Dietetic Internship Program Manager who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.
Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,368-bed AdventHealth Orlando, serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. AdventHealth Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year.
Monday – Friday; 8:00am – 5:00pm
The Manager of the Dietetic Internship Program directs, coordinates, and supports the activities of the internship program in accordance with the Accreditation Council on the Education of Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND). Develops program policies and procedures, oversees recruitment, and provides didactic sessions. Verifies intern completion of supervised practice for the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). Facilitates process improvement for program activities. Some local travel is required. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth's Core Values of Keep Me Safe, Love Me, Make it Easy, and Own it as outlined in the organization's Performance Excellence Program.
Advises, evaluates, and counsels dietetic interns
Maintains program accreditation through timely submission of fees, reports, and requests for major program changes
Maintains internship records, including verification statements which must be kept indefinitely
Processes intern documents with CDR for eligibility to sit for RD exam
Provides Dietetic Internship (DI) verification statements upon successful completion of the program
Maintains and updates dietetic internship website and brochures needed
Serves as continuing education liaison for the CDR for the clinical staff and dietetic interns
Ensures fair, equitable, and considerate treatment of prospective and enrolled interns through program admission, retention, and completion policies
Maintains relationships with DICAS and D&D Digital for receiving and selecting applicants
Evaluates all application packets for recruitment of interns
Communicates with prospective interns
Serves as the spokesperson for the dietetic internship Program Planning and Management
Develops policies and procedures for effectively managing all components of the internship program
Maintains records of complaints about program received from interns or others, including disposition of the complaints
Reviews and analyzes dietetic intern performance evaluations and takes appropriate action when minimum standards are not met
Conducts on-going review of program curriculum to meet accreditation standards
Communicates and coordinates with program preceptors and others involved with the program regarding program standards, quality, and accreditation
Provides regulatory compliance survey guidelines for Det Norske Veritas (DNV) and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CDM) to enhance interns understanding of the healthcare environment
Conducts preceptor workshop at least annually
Schedules Advisory Committee and Task Force meetings as needed
Collaborates with Administration and NS Leaders to provide educational experiences for the dietetic internship
Provides a continuous quality assessment and process improvement plan for curriculum development, assessment, evaluation, and implementation
Visits sites; solicits preceptor feedback and student evaluations
Facilitates processes for continuous assessment of program and students learning outcomes according to ACEND standards
Participates in organizational meetings and on-going performance improvement activities
Responsible for the operating and capital budget and management of resources for the dietetic internship program, including revenue, labor, supplies, equipment, and other expenses
Ensures preceptors are adequately prepared and staffed to meet the supervisory needs of dietetic interns
Practices effective time management and prioritization of tasks Professional Development
Maintains professional currency in areas relevant to coordinating dietetic internship programs
Maintains dietetic registration and continuing education requirements
Develops and implements Professional Development Portfolio for the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics (AND).
If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the Dietetic Internship Program Manager opportunity with AdventHealth Orlando and apply online today.
Dietetic Internship Program Manager, Nutritional Services, Orlando
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.