Job Description

Job Title: Dietitian, Generalist
Job ID: 645483
Status: Part-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Shift: Day Job
Facility: UPMC Presbyterian
Department: Clinical Nutrition
Location: 200 Lothrop St, Pittsburgh PA 15213


Provide nutrition-related expertise in the interdisciplinary team management of all patients and clients.  

  • Accountable as nutrition liaison/expert to assigned unit responding to needs and initiatives for nutrition care process improvement.
  • Accurately assess patient's nutritional status, identify nutritional risk, develop plans of care and evaluate outcomes. Consult with physician and other health care personnel to determine nutritional needs and diet restrictions as needed.
  • May engage in research, training and mentoring of dietetic students/interns and supportive personnel.
  • Provide nutritional education to patients and their families in nutritional principles, dietary plans, food selection, and preparation.


  • B.S. degree in Nutrition or Dietetics.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
Registered Dietitian (RD) or Registry Eligible (obtain RD within 6 months of hire) Licensed Dietitian-Nutritionist in Pennsylvania (within 1 year of hire)

  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance
  • Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist
  • Registered Dietician

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $19.51 to $31.92

Union Position: No

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