Saber Healthcare Group is excited to offer a full-time position for an RD in Central Virginia!
Due to growth and expansion, Saber is seeking a full-time RD to complete clinical documentation and implement medical nutrition therapy in long term care. This position requires some travel to multiple facilities in central Virginia.
Experience in senior living, skilled nursing, CMS regulations desirable.
We are happy to offer a sign on bonus, travel reimbursement, competitive salary and benefits, assistance with continuing education, and an opportunity for growth.
To qualify for this opportunity all we ask is that you:
B.S. degree in Dietetics or Foods and Nutrition
Maintain nutrition knowledge base related to long term care through continuing education to ensure the application of current research information and methods to nutrition practice
Maintain continuing education to meet requirements for registration as set forth by the American Dietetic Association and to meet state licensure requirements
At least 2 years' experience as a professional dietitian or dietetic technician in long term care with some administrative responsibility, or (1) years' experience as a registered consulting dietitian with one or more long-term care facilities
Must maintain active membership and registration in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND) and with the Commission on Dietetic Registration
Must maintain active state licensure and membership in State Dietetic Association
What Saber Healthcare has to offer:
Saber Healthcare, a rapidly growing and patient-centered organization, believes in patient care before profit. We believe in recognizing our staff because they make the biggest impact on the residents and others around them. We offer opportunities for advancement and growth throughout our organization. We offer competitive wages and benefits to help you provide better for yourself and your family!
Provide guidance for the Dietary Manager and/or staff
Monitors the preparation, service, and delivery of food
Establish and maintain department standards for customer service, sanitation, and safety
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with production staff to provide coordinated, high-quality care
Monitor nutritional status of residents through the RAI assessment process as assigned
Functions as a member of the multidisciplinary health care team to assess newly admitted residents and identify those at nutritional risk
Evaluate medical records to obtain necessary medical information to determine resident nutritional status and develop an individualized care plan
Demonstrate the ability to tailor treatment based on the unique requirements of residents' age and developmental needs
Visits Residents, observe/Monitor resident eating habits, feeding abilities, and diet compliance
Determine nutritional needs, plan of care, while striving to minimize nutritional complications
Recommend the least restrictive diet possible to meet the needs of the residents
Comply with facility's guidelines for nutritional intervention to assure that residents receive appropriate care in a timely manner
Chair the weight/wound committee meetings and resident review
Participate in resident care conferences and multidisciplinary team meetings to provide nutrition information of resident nutritional status for inhouse care plan
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran and also promote a drug-free workplace.
Saber Healthcare Group, LLC