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Registered Dietitian (RD)

Company: Centers Health Care
Location: Monsey
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Registered Dietitian - RD

Northern Metropolitan Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing is seeking a certified Registered Dietitian who is both knowledgeable and experienced in the Institutional Food Service and Dining Industry. This position works closely with the Food Service Director and our Corporate Registered Dietitian maintaining all aspects of dietary nutritional care of LTC residents. As an integral part of our CQI, you will report directly to the Regional Dietitian and Director of Food Services.

Duties

  • Assess / Monitor the Residents' nutritional status, provide recommendations to medical staff, and develop adequate care plans
  • Evaluate special needs of Residents regarding nutrition support, skin breakdown, and significant weight issues
  • Coordinate procurement of nutrition support supplies and oral supplements with outside vendors as well as involved department heads
  • Monitor Resident meal service to ensure diet modifications are followed
  • Educate Residents, families, and staff in concepts of nutrition & diet modification
  • Routinely evaluate Dietary Care plans for effectiveness to ensure high quality of care
  • Meet weekly with an interdisciplinary team to review and adjust residents' plan of care
  • Work closely with the Speech-Language Pathologist to ensure appropriate mechanically altered diets are provided for residents with dysphagia
  • Reviewing all menu changes to ensure they follow the facility's policies/procedures & State/Federal guidelines
  • Update diet order and menu changes in computer menu software on a daily basis
  • Supervising & working closely with the dietary team to provide excellent Resident care
  • Conduct audits of areas relevant to providing quality nutrition care on a routine basis
  • Ensure the facility is in compliance with regulations and policies on weight monitoring
  • Communicate with an interdisciplinary team on a daily basis to provide quality care to Residents
    Requirements
    • Must be a Registered Dietitian
    • Degree in Nutrition or Dietetics
    • Supervisory experience in healthcare settings
    • Exceptional interpersonal & leadership skills
    • Knowledge of applicable state and federal guidelines
    • Computer literacy and proficiency with EMR software and computer-based menu systems
      LOCATION:

      Monsey, NY

      About Us

      Northern Metropolitan Residential Healthcare Facility is located in Monsey, NY. Metropolitan's mission is to help residents achieve their maximum potential for independence, personal comfort, and quality of life. Our multi-disciplinary approach is designed to help you improve your overall well-being. We offer a variety of services including Skilled Nursing Care, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Rehabilitative Care and Therapy, Social Work Services and Recreational Activities. NMT108

      Centers Health Care is a fully integrated post-acute care continuum offering rehabilitation and skilled nursing services in more than 45 locations covering four states. In addition, we provide special services including in-center and home dialysis, ventilator care, and care for those with Alzheimer's. The Centers Health Care family offers Skilled Nursing, Urgent Care, Managed Care, Renal Dialysis Services, Clinical Laboratory Services, Adult Day Health Care, and Assisted Living services, as well as every level of Home Care. Centers is well known for our commitment to our employees, offering outstanding ongoing training and development, career advancement opportunities, competitive pay rates, generous compensation packages and more.

      CentersHealthCare.com/careers

      Equal Opportunity Employer -M/F/D/V

Keywords: Centers Health Care, Paterson , Registered Dietitian (RD), Healthcare , Monsey, New Jersey

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