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Dietitian

Riverside Healthcare
Newport News, VA 23602
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Overview

Works under the supervision of the Director of Dining Services and /or Director of Nursing depending on facility structure. Responsible for the Medical Nutrition Therapy of the patients according to the physician diagnoses to include: Nutrition Education screening/assessment of nutritional needs to identify those at nutritional risk. Participates in performance improvement activities serves as a member of multidisciplinary teams teaches group nutrition education classes and provides in-services for the Nutrition Services employees and other hospital staff. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patients status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patients requirements relative to his/her age-specific needs and to provide the care needed as described in the departmental policy and procedure guide. Promotes and maintains safe work environment for staff as well as our customers incorporating national patient safety initiatives and exercises independent judgment. May perform other duties as assigned by the director.Clinically sophisticated, yet intimate and comfortable, The Gardens at Warwick Forest was one of the first centers in the area to provide Medicare skilled services. Located in Newport News, the 209-bed facility provides Nursing Long-Term Skilled Care, Memory Support, and Rehabilitation Care. Accommodations throughout the Center include tastefully furnished private and semi-private rooms, courtyards, lounges, dining areas, and a beauty shop. The Gardens is on the same beautiful campus as our Warwick Forest retirement community and offers a very safe and close-knit feel.

Qualifications

EDUCATION: Bachelors degree in course work approved by the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education (CADE) of the American Dietetic Association (ADA) required. Participates in continuing educational requirements to maintain registration.EXPERIENCE: One-two years of healthcare related preferred. Ability-operate computer terminal and principles or other technology utilized-manage the services overseen. Teaching group nutritional classes preferred.LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: Current National CDR administered by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) in good standing required. Maintaining a minimum of Food Handlers Certification preferred. ServSafe Certification preferred. CDE, CNSD, Weight Management certifications desirable. Diabetes Educator Certification preferred

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Dietitian
43rd2018 - Dietitian
Overall Rating: 43/220
Median Salary: $59,410

Work Environment
Very Good
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Stress
Very Low
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Growth
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