Job Description

Job Title

Nutrition Clinical Coordinator - Mercy Medical Center Dubuque/Dyersville & Clinton, IA - Full Time


Mercy Medical Center
250 Mercy Drive
Dubuque,  IA  52001


Ellen Brimeyer
Phone: 563-589-9673
Fax: 563-589-9679



The Nutrition Clinical Coordinator, under the direction of the Directors of Food and Nutrition Services of both Mercy Medical Center Dubuque/Dyersville and Clinton, Iowa, along with a dotted reporting structure to the Regional Manager, Clinical Nutrition and Wellness, is responsible for all functions and management pertaining to the nutritional care of the patient, clinical duties of all clinical dietitians and operations of diet offices in the Food and Nutrition Services Departments. This position is responsible for assisting the Food and Nutrition Services Directors and the Regional Manager, Clinical Nutrition and Wellness with clinical leadership, coordination, quality, risk management, productivity and human resource management of all clinical dietitians and diet office functions of locations of Mercy in Dubuque/Dyersville and Clinton.  Represents the Nutrition Services Departments in multidisciplinary health care teams and is the primary liaison responsible for maintaining effective communication and cooperation with physicians and other healthcare professionals to achieve patient care goals. Responsible for managing compliance with all regulatory agency requirements.




Requirements for the position include:  Bachelor's Degree in Nutrition/Dietetics.  Registered by the Commission of Dietetic Registration.  Licensed by the State of Iowa.  Minimum 3-5 years of clinical (hospital practice) professional experience. Valid driver's license and ability to meet hospital-driving requirements.


Preferred Qualifications:  Master's Degree or Advanced Certification (CNSC, CDE, CSP, CSG, CSSD, CSR or CSO).   1-2 years management and supervisory experience.  Member of Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Experience in public speaking. Experience with computer applications such as Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), Cerner, CBORD, Clairvia & Kronos.


If interested in this position, please apply online at  If you have questions, you can contact Ellen Brimeyer at