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Providence Registered Dietitian I in Missoula, Montana


Providence is calling a Registered Dietitian I (Food and Nutrition Services, Days, 0.0 FTE) to St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Assess and evaluate patients nutritional needs based on established standards of practice.

  • Assess patient/family learning needs, abilities, preferences and readiness to learn.

  • Assess, collaborate and coordinate patient’s nutrition discharge planning needs with other members of the care team.

  • Attend interdisciplinary team patient care conference and discharge planning meeting.

  • Audit medical records for accuracy and appropriateness of nutrition care.

  • Coordinate with physicians, clinical staff and food service personnel for optimal patient nutritional care.

  • Function as a member/leader of Interdisciplinary care delivery team.

  • Document patient/family education on appropriate form/screen.

  • Implement nutrition portion of care plan.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Human Nutrition and Dietetics

  • Post-graduate internship accredited by ADA

  • Registered Dietitian by CDR or registry eligible with original copy of verification statement from CADE accredited program.

  • Licensed or license eligible with Board of Medical Examiners to practice as a nutritionist in the State of Montana.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Experience in an acute care facility.

About the hospital you will serve.

St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana has more than 250 licensed beds and serves patients from 17 counties. We have been recognized as a Thomson Reuters Top 100 Hospital and among many other awards, have earned the Premier Award for Quality award repeatedly. Missoula is halfway between Yellowstone and Glacier National Park. It is a university city of 65,000, surrounded by big sky, scenic mountains, forests and renowned rivers.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Dieticians and Clinical Nutrition Specialists (Licensed)

Location: Montana-Missoula

Req ID: 275967