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Registered Dietitian

Registered Dietitian

Category 
Corporate/Home Office Positions
Shift 
Day
Hours 
Part-Time
Union Position 
No
Location 
Avamere Corporate Office and Support
Address 
25115 SW Parkway Ave
City 
Wilsonville
State 
OR
Zip 
97070

More information about this job

Overview

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Now Hiring!

 

Part-time Registered Dietitian

Covering the Portland Metro Area

  

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

 

Avamere Health Services

25117 SW Parkway Ste. B

Wilsonville, Oregon 97007

www.avamere.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

As a part of the Avamere Family of Companies, we embrace our mission “to enhance the life of everyone we serve.” Being a part of Avamere provides us with comprehensive clinical resources such as therapy, home health, and hospice care to best serve our Independent and Assisted Living residents.  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 and residents.

 

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