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Clinical Dietitian

Centers Health Care Manhattan, KS

  • Posted: January 14, 2021
  • Full-Time

View Our Website (http://centershealthcare.com/careers) View All JobsThanks for visiting our Job Board. Please review our open positions and apply to the positions that match your qualifications.Clinical Dietitian+ Manhattan, KS+ Full Time+ Dietary/Food Service+ Manager/SupervisorShare(https://centersforcare.applytojob.com/app/share/kyPEuIFWAQ)Clinical DietitianTopeka Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing is actively seeking an experienced Clinical Dietitian to work for our Skilled Nursing Facility in Topeka, KS.Job is located in Topeka, KS but we offer a travel stipend* Based on contract negotiation with the facilityDUTIES:+ Assess / Monitor the Residents' nutritional status, provide recommendations to medical staff, and develop adequate care plans+ Evaluate special needs of Residents regarding nutrition support, skin breakdown, and significant weight issues+ Coordinate procurement of nutrition support supplies and oral supplements with outside vendors... as well as involved department heads+ Monitor Resident meal service to ensure diet modifications are followed+ Educate Residents, families, and staff in concepts of nutrition & diet modification+ Routinely evaluate Dietary Care plans for effectiveness to ensure high quality of care+ Meet weekly with an interdisciplinary team to review and adjust residents' plan of care+ Work closely with the Speech-Language Pathologist to ensure appropriate mechanically altered diets are provided for residents with dysphagia+ Reviewing all menu changes to ensure they follow the facility's policies/procedures & State/Federal guidelines+ Update diet order and menu changes in computer menu software on a daily basis+ Supervising & working closely with the dietary team to provide excellent Resident care+ Conduct audits of areas relevant to providing quality nutrition care on a routine basis+ Ensure the facility is in compliance with regulations and policies on weight monitoring+ Communicate with an interdisciplinary team on a daily basis to provide quality care to ResidentsREQUIREMENTS:+ Must be a Registered Dietitian+ Degree in Nutrition or Dietetics+ Supervisory experience in healthcare settings+ Exceptional interpersonal & leadership skills+ Knowledge of applicable state and federal guidelines+ Computer literacy and proficiency with EMR software and computer-based menu systems+ 26 hours a weekTOP106, LB123LOCATION:Topeka, KSAbout Us:Topeka Center is a 120-bed rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility located in a quiet residential neighborhood in Southwest Topeka, Kansas.

A recognized leader in short-term rehab and long-term care, Topeka Center is committed to ensuring the highest quality of life for all our residents, helping each to get stronger, healthier, and happier. We want all residents to leave Topeka Center with dignity and independence. We're a community of friends, neighbors, and family living life to the fullest.

Topeka Center is a proud member of the Centers Health Care continuum.Centers Health Care is a fully integrated post-acute care continuum offering rehabilitation and skilled nursing services in more than 45 locations covering four states. In addition, we provide special services including in-center and home dialysis, ventilator care, and care for those with Alzheimer's. The Centers Health Care family offers Skilled Nursing, Urgent Care, Managed Care, Renal Dialysis Services, Clinical Laboratory Services, Adult Day Health Care, and Assisted Living services, as well as every level of Home Care.

Centers is well known for our commitment to our employees, offering outstanding ongoing training and development, career advancement opportunities, competitive pay rates, generous compensation packages and more.CentersHealthCare.com/careersEqual Opportunity Employer -M/F/D/VRead More

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