Livecareer-Resume

Director Clinical Nutrition Resume Example

Love this resume?

By clicking Build Your Own Now, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
  • Cell:
  • resumesample@example.com
Professional Summary
Innovative, customer-oriented healthcare management professional with more than 10 years of management experience. Expertise in all areas of healthcare management, including budgeting, program planning, project management and staff training and development. Strong communicator with excellent relationship management and interpersonal skills; thrives in fast-paced, customer-driven healthcare settings.
Work History
Director, Clinical Nutrition, 03/2013 to Current
Children's Of AlabamaPell City, AL,
Actively supports and advances the Quality Work Plan for improving performance in Clinical Nutrition and programs for purposes of making Arkansas Children\'s better.
  • Develops relationships with Community Partners, while representing Arkansas Children\'s and giving back to the population that we serve.
  • Actively involved in Performance Improvement for better patient outcomes.
  • Confidently managed the overall operation of Clinical Nutrition, including financial management, quality assurance, patient care, safety risk management, staff satisfaction, quality index scores and facility maintenance.
  • Introduced, negotiated and implemented new projects to expand scope of engagement.
  • Achieved high staff morale and retention through effective communication, prompt problem resolution, proactive supervisory practices and facilitating a proactive work environment.



  • Director of Nutrition Services, 10/2006 to 03/2013
    Hacienda La Puente UnifiedIndustry, PA,

    • Maintained good communication between department heads, medical staff and governing boards by attending board meetings and synchronizing interdepartmental functions.
    • Managed and directed fiscal operations, including planning budgets, authorizing expenditures, accounting, establishing service rates and coordinating financial reporting.
    • Monitored Infection Control and Critical Incidents, Risk Management and Quality Improvement plans.
    • Skillfully developed departmental goals, objectives, standards of performance, policies and procedures.
    • Organized the department in accordance with administrative guidelines in order to provide specific nutrition services to meet the legal, organizational and medical staff guidelines.



    Clinical Dietitian Consultant, 06/2006 to 01/2009
    Compass Group Usa IncCary, NC,
    • Instructed clients in proper meal preparations and diet therapies.
    • Planned, directed and monitored the clinical functions of the dietary department.
    • Conducted individualized nutritional assessments based on laboratory tests and data.
    • Developed educational presentations on topics of nutrition and wellness.


    Marketing Associate Outside Sales Representative, 03/2004 to 10/2006
    Adventist Health System, ,
  • Food and equipment specialist for restaurants, schools, day care centers, nursing homes, and assisted living centers; while managing current client base and building business.
  • Established business relationships with chefs, restaurant managers, kitchen staff, dietitians, food service supervisors, and administrators.
  • Effectively managed finances and customer collections.
  • Consultant to customers by performing menu analysis and helping the customer to be profitable in their business.
  • Double-digit growth in the 3rd & 4th quarters (2005).
  • Several record weeks with at least 35% territory sales growth.
  • Ranked among the top 15% of Marketing Associates based on weekly sales volume (2006).


  • Clinical Dietitian, 06/1999 to 05/2000
    Adventist Health SystemSaint Louis, MO,
    • Assessed individual nutritional risk and status.
    • Documented clinical findings and correctly entered pertinent data for processing.
    • Planned medical nutrition therapy for patients and residents.

    Clinical Dietitian, 02/2000 to 01/2005
    Adventist Health System, ,


    • Interviewed clients to analyze dietary habits and overall health.
    • Monitored quality control procedures to guarantee the preparation and delivery of healthy menu choices.
    • Educated patients about therapeutic nutrition, sanitation, food prep and presentation.
    Clinical Dietitian, 05/1999 to 04/2000
    St. Vincent Health SystemCity, STATE,
       
    • Assessed individual nutritional risk and status.
    • Documented clinical findings and correctly entered pertinent data for processing.
    • Planned medical nutrition therapy for patients and residents.

    Skills
    • Accomplished leader
    • Strong presentation skills
    • Project management authority
    • Strategic planning capability
    • Team Leadership
    • Analytic thinker
    • Resource management expertise
    • Quality improvement competency
    • Savvy negotiator
    • Budgeting proficiency
    Professional Service Organizations
    Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., Health Committee Chair (2010-2011)Arkansas Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics: Fundraiser Chair (2008-2011), Incoming President-elect (2010), President-elect (2011), President (2012), Past-President (2013), Media Representative (2015)Arkansas Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics- Central Arkansas District: President-elect (2014), President (2015)Arkansas Minority Barber & Beauty Shop Initiative-Arkansas Department of Health: 2013-2017 Martin Luther King Reads Program : Mentor (2016-2017)Little Rock School District Wellness Committee: Community Representative (2013-2017)University of Central Arkansas Dietetic Internship Advisory Committee: (2009-2013)
    Awards
    2010 - University of Medical Science, Distinguished Mentor in Dietetics Award2010 - University of Central Arkansas Alumni Award for Young Achiever2014 - Arkansas Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics Outstanding Dietitian of the Year
    Education
    Education
    Master of Science: Nutrition & Dietetics, Expected in
    University of Central Arkansas - Conway, AR
    GPA:

    Bachelor of Science: Nutrition & Dietetics, Expected in
    University of Central Arkansas - Conway, AR
    GPA:

    By clicking Build Your Own Now, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

    Disclaimer
    Resumes, and other information uploaded or provided by the user, are considered User Content governed by our Terms & Conditions. As such, it is not owned by us, and it is the user who retains ownership over such content.

    How this resume score could be improved?

    Many factors go into creating a strong resume. Here are a few tweaks that could improve the score of this resume:

    77Average

    Resume Strength

    • Length
    • Personalization
    • Strong Summary
    • Target Job

    Resume Overview

    School Attended
    • University of Central Arkansas
    • University of Central Arkansas
    Job Titles Held:
    • Director, Clinical Nutrition
    • Director of Nutrition Services
    • Clinical Dietitian Consultant
    • Marketing Associate Outside Sales Representative
    • Clinical Dietitian
    • Clinical Dietitian
    • Clinical Dietitian
    Degrees
    • Master of Science
    • Bachelor of Science

    Similar Resume

    View All
    System Director- Clinical Nutrition
    Private practice / Nutrition Consultant Clinical Dietitian