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Regional Registered Dietitian

Regional Registered Dietitian

Job ID 
2017-24124
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Location Name 
Boyd Nursing & Rehab Center
Shift 
..
Address 
12100 Princeland Spur Drive
Location 
US-KY-Ashland

More information about this job

Overview

Make a Difference in our Residents' Lives!

 

We are seeking a Regional Registered Dietitian that has a passion for providing the highest quality of care with compassion and integrity!

 

We live our core values of Integrity, Excellence, Compassion, Teamwork & Stewardship every day with every life we touch, providing exceptional healthcare and exceeding expectations.

 

If these are your values as well, APPLY NOW!

 

This position covers our Wurtland, KY, South Shore, KY and Wheelersburg, OH centers. 

 

Responsibilities

 

 

Primary responsibility for leading the completion of comprehensive nutrition assessments for all residents and incorporating nutritional interventions strategies that support the individualized interdisciplinary plan of care for residents as indicated. 

 

Insures that all assessments and care plans meet professional standards of practice, reflect current evidence based practice, and are in full compliance for all applicable regulatory statures. 

 

 

Professional Experience/Educational Requirements

  • Demonstrated expertise in clinical nutritionmanagement, preferably in geriatric and rehabilitation care practices in the skilled nursing environment.
  • Possess knowledge of all applicable local, state and federal regulatory statutes and guidelines pertaining to healthcare in the skilled nursing setting.
  • Possess the ability to apply critical thinking to a variety of situations, assess objectives, develop and implement and monitor effective plans for improvement.
  • Working knowledge of computer and software applications used to perform job responsibilities
  • Ability to work independently, to follow instructions, and to accept constructive feedback.
  • Ability to read, interpret, and analyze applicable reports
  • Sufficient verbal and written communication skills to perform job responsibilities

Qualifications

Certification/Licensure:

  • Active current Registered Dietitian or RD eligible pending successful completion of the registration examination. Licensed in states where required.
  • This position does require a KY and OH license.