Dietitian - Home Enteral Services - Per Diem - Kennewick, WA

CVS Health Kennewick , WA 99336

Posted 2 weeks ago

Job Description:

As a Registered Dietitian at Coram CVS/specialty infusion services, you will work with internal and external customers including patients, caregivers, case managers, outpatient dietitians, home care dietitians and vendor representatives to coordinate all aspects of patient home nutrition therapy. Must have excellent written and verbal customer service skills and advanced computer skills in order to interact with key stakeholders and patients. You will play an instrumental role in making a real difference by improving the quality of life for patients in need.

Registered Dietitians with Coram CVS/specialty infusion services, have a uniquely rewarding setting to use their exceptional nutritional skills. As a national leader in the home infusion/tube feeding field, those special dietitians who not only possess strong clinical acumen, but the kind of deep compassion and sensitivity it takes to build one-on-one relationships and support patients receiving enteral nutrition therapy in the comfort of their home.

Key responsibilities:

  • Perform outbound calls to follow up with patients and caregivers regarding patient status and service clarify patient problems, determine urgency, respond with appropriate action to resolve.

  • Provide nutrition therapy, teaching and education to our patients in their homes

  • Consult with field sales to understand the patient situation and provide nutrition options to present to physician.

  • Review patient documentation look for Medicare qualifying criteria and provide recommendations to field sales representatives.

  • Calculate patient order based on clinical notes and chart review documents, determine order quantity passed on prescription (cal/hr) and method of administration.

  • Answer incoming calls from other departments across the Center to resolve patient issues (billing problems, refill, etc.), de-escalate the situation and work with the correct person/department to put action in place for resolution.

In this per diem role, you will work 15-20 hours per week visiting patients in the Tri-Cities area.

Learn more about us:

Registered Dietitian, RD, Certified NutritionSupport Clinician, CNSC, Home Health, Enteral Nutrition, Tube Feeding,Nutrition Support, Case Manager, per diem, PRN, part time, Parthenais

Required Qualifications

  • Current registration by the Commission of Dietetic Registration of the American Dietetic Association is required.

  • Registered Dietitian with current license in state of Washington. Additional licensure may be required in multi state service areas.

  • One to three years clinical experience clinical internship.

  • At least one year pediatric clinical experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of Medicare/Medicaid Requirements.

  • Knowledge of Payer Types.

  • Knowledge of Formula Conversions

  • CNSC preferred, not required


Bachelor's degree in Food/Nutrition or Dietetics is required.

Business Overview

Coram CVS/specialty infusion services is a leading national provider of specialty home infusion and specialty pharmacy services. The integration of Coram into CVS Health enables the company to offer enhanced, comprehensive infusion services; expanded payer access; and a national network of more than 85 locations, including 65 ambulatory infusion suites. Providing infusion therapies and services to over 20,000 patients each month, Coram cares for patients through all phases of their healthcare continuum including clinical and compliance monitoring, and individual patient counseling. CVS Health, through our unmatched breadth of service offerings, is the nation's largest pharmacy health care provider transforming the delivery of health care services in the U.S. Our energetic and service-oriented colleagues embrace fresh ideas, new perspectives, a diversity of experiences, and a dedication to service to meet the needs of the many people and businesses relying on us each day.

CVS Health is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in hiring or employment against any individual on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex/gender (including pregnancy), national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, physical or mental disability, medical condition, age, veteran status, military status, marital status, genetic information, citizenship status, unemployment status, political affiliation, or on any other basis or characteristic prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law. CVS Health will consider qualified job candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with federal, state and local laws. CVS Health will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against any Colleague or applicant for employment because such Colleague or applicant has inquired about, discussed, or disclosed the compensation of the Colleague or applicant or another Colleague or applicant. Furthermore, we comply with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is the Law Poster: EEO IS THE LAW and EEO IS THE LAW SUPPLEMENT

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Dietitian - Home Enteral Services - Per Diem - Kennewick, WA

CVS Health