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Dietitian - TELUS Health (Regular Part-Time)

Location
Toronto, ON
Details
Full Time
5 days ago

Status: Regular Part-Time
Location: 333 Bay Street Toronto

Join our team

TELUS Health Care Centres is an exciting place to be! We are a national network of renowned medical professionals dedicated to identifying health risks, inspiring positive lifestyle choices and improving patient outcomes. We have one of the largest networks of Care Centres in Canada.

Our commitment: Better healthcare options for everyone. We are leveraging the power of technology to provide Canadians with better health outcomes. Connecting health teams, streamlining workflows, and empowering patients to manage their health are just some of the ways our digital solutions promote collaboration and efficiency.

TELUS Health is looking for a Dietitian to join an amazing multi-disciplinary team in our Toronto Bay Street Care Centre. This is a Regular Part-Time position. Clinic hours are Monday to Friday 8:30 am - 2:30 pm.

Here is the impact you will make and what we will accomplish together

The clinician's primary role is to provide excellent clinical care and service to our clients, in an interdisciplinary healthcare setting. The clinician may work with a wide variety of nutrition related concerns including but not limited to: cardiovascular disease, diabetes/prediabetes, weight management, sports nutrition, gut health, supplements and overall healthy eating. There are opportunities to work with clients across the lifespan, to assist them with nutrition and behavior change. At TELUS Health, we strive for high quality evidenced based care.

In addition to individual outpatient counselling, you will also have the opportunity to innovate new materials and services for our clients. This may be in the form of: program development, writing articles, social media posts, recipe and cookbook development and presentations/webinars. Services are offered in person and virtually.

Here's how

As part of the team, you will be responsible for:
    •Screening all patient charts prior to their appointment •Reviewing and assessing relevant laboratory data •Conducting a thorough history of food/diet concerns •Analyzing and comparing food intake with nutritional requirements •Applying knowledge of nutrition requirements throughout the life cycle •Translating scientific, medical and nutrition information into practical, individualized nutrition goals for our clients •Determining potential nutrient, supplement, drug interactions •Collaborating with a multidisciplinary team to provide optimal care to our clients


Qualifications:


You're the missing piece of the puzzle
    •Bachelor of Science Degree in Nutritional Science (dietetics) •Dietetic Internship in a public or private health care environment •Registration with the College of Dietitians of Ontario •Minimum 2 years' experience as a clinical dietitian •Demonstrate strong skills in communication, interpersonal interaction, organization, and time management •Multidisciplinary experience an asset •Basic knowledge of computers including Word and Excel

A bit about us

Our business is connecting Canadians. Our social impact is using our world-leading technology to create meaningful change, give back to help communities thrive, and help those who need it most. When you join our team, you're helping us make the future friendly. We're committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability -your unique contributions and talents will be valued and respected here.
TELUS Health is an IT leader in Canada that focuses on the health sector. Our mission is to improve the way information is being used along the continuum of care to better the health of citizens in Canada and in selected countries.

Disclaimer: In accordance with the TELUS Health Solutions Data Center Security Policy, as a condition of employment, all personnel whose job functions require they work at a Data Center and/or have access to detailed knowledge of technology related to client service delivery, are subject to a Personnel Security Screening conducted through the Government of Canada.

Accessibility

• THCC is proud to foster an inclusive culture that embraces diversity. We are committed to fair employment practices and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. We offer accommodation for applicants with disabilities, as required, during the recruitment process. Please let the recruitment team know of any accommodation requirement at the beginning of the process.
• Please note that we are exclusively recruiting people who can work legally in Canada.
Category
Health Care