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Registered Dietitian (Bellingham Market)

Registered Dietitian (Bellingham Market)

Category 
Corporate/Home Office Positions
Shift 
Day
Hours 
Full-Time
Union Position 
No
Location 
St. Francis of Bellingham
Address 
3121 Squalicum Pkwy
City 
Bellingham
State 
WA
Zip 
98225

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Overview

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Now Hiring!
Full-Time Registered Dietitian
This position will cover the Bellingham Region

 

Avamere St. Francis of Bellingham
3121 Squalicum Parkway

Bellingham, WA 98225
(360) 734-6760


 Please apply online at: https://careers-avamere.icims.com
 

 

The primary responsibility of this position is to complete nutrition assessments and support dietary managers with regulatory compliance.

Responsibilities/Qualifications/Skillset

  • Assess understanding and implementation of Avamere dietary systems at assigned facilities.
  • Assess special nutritional needs of geriatric and physically impaired residents.
  • Review menus and monitor food services operations to assure that the residents receive adequate nutrition.
  • Educate and train the Dietary Managers to maximize their performance in documentation, RAI process, budgetary guidelines, management, sanitation guidelines and other areas of work.
  • Advise and recommend changes and implement new policies and procedures, and assist the Dietary Managers in implementing and educating their staff of these changes.
  • Make regularly scheduled visits to each facility; must be available by telephone for consultation to other staff during all normal business hours.
  • Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm and a calm and cheerful environment.

 

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in Nutrition, Dietetics, or a related field.
  • Registered by the CDR, the credentialing agency for dietetics professionals.
  • Strong experience as a Dietician or Dietary Manager in a healthcare setting.
  • Familiarity with applicable state and federal guidelines.
  • Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and dependable vehicle for transportation.

 

Facility Information

The Avamere Family of Companies takes a holistic approach to post-acute care. We have designed a service that combines all of healthcare companies and healthcare professionals tied by the common goal of providing seamless care and support for all of our patients.

 

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