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Registered Dietitian

Refresh Mental Health Washington, DC
  • Expired: 21 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

The Body Image Therapy Center is looking for a part-time Registered Dietitian for our Washington DC office.

Job purpose:

The Registered Dietitian (RD) is responsible for providing individualized nutritional treatment services for adult and adolescent clients with eating disorders in a partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, and standard outpatient setting. Under the supervision of the Nutrition Director, the RD will coordinate with a multi-specialty team to provide comprehensive nutrition services that lead to successful treatment outcomes. The RD will provide services and client care in accordance with TBITC policy and procedures.

About the Position:

Clinical services for outpatient clients including, but not limited to-

  • Completes a comprehensive nutritional assessment on each patient upon admission
  • Create individualized treatment plans and meal plans that consider the needs of the patient including: medical, nutritional, age, cultural, religious, and ethnic concerns
  • Conduct weekly dietary visits with individual patients and family (as needed)
  • Facilitate groups as needed
  • Assist with quality control of dietary services
  • Participate in weekly multi-disciplinary team meetings
  • Coordinate therapeutic/medical dietary orders with medical direction when applicable
  • Provide nutritional education to staff
  • Completes all required documentation and reports in a timely manner, maintaining compliance with the policies and procedures of the facility and CARF accreditation requirements
  • Coordinate with the Kitchen Director to ensure that special diet orders (food allergies, intolerances, medical nutrition therapies, etc) are ordered and implemented clearly
  • Meals eaten with the patients and coordinating therapeutic meal outings with Nutrition Director when required

Administrative Duties:

  • Completes all required documentation in a timely and comprehensive manner
  • Documentation as required for clinical, human resources, training needs

Qualifications:

  • Undergraduate or graduate degree (preferred) in nutrition related field
  • Registered Dietitian in DC or able to get license in 4-6 weeks
  • Experience in working with eating disorders preferred but not required

Refresh Mental Health

Why Work Here?

Comprehensive care, passionate team, and primed for growth.

Refresh Mental Health is the parent company of premiere outpatient mental health, substance abuse & eating disorder practices across the US. We are one of the largest and fastest growing private behavioral health companies in the US with 1000+ clinicians in over 25+ practices, with 100+ office locations in 20 states and growing. We are actively seeking partnerships with counselors, therapists and other behavioral healthcare providers nationwide. Our goal is to provide an excellent working environment and resources for clinicians, so they can focus on what they do best — providing exemplary care to clients. See Open Positions for all of our Clinics and Offices at https://www.refreshmh.com/join-our-team/careers/ EEO Statement Refresh is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Refresh is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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