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Avamere Health Services, LLC Registered Dietitian in Sequim, Washington

Registered DietitianCategoryDietaryShiftDayHoursFull-Time/Part-TimeUnion PositionNoLocation : CitySequimStateWAZip98382OverviewNow Hiring Healthcare Heroes! Join our 5 Star Team and #workwithpurposeRegistered DietitianStatus: Full-time or Part-TimeShift:Day ShiftLocation: Avamere Olympic Rehab - 1000 S 5th Avenue Sequim, WA 98382At Avamere, you join a team with a culture and mission to enhance the life of every person we serve. This is more than a job - it's a place where our team members build lasting relationships with patients and residents, their families, and fellow team members.We are dedicated to keeping our team members and residents safe. Download our flyer that shows our protocols and response to COVID-19here.Employee Perks:Free meals to all employeesTuition assistanceMentorship opportunitiesEmployee assistance program featuring freecounseling services, financial coaching, legal servicesand moreGenerous employee referral programPaid time off/sick leave (rolls over annually)401K retirement plan with employer contributionsComprehensive benefits package with medical coverage, voluntary dental, vision, and life insurance, short-term disability, and AD&D coverageDetailsThe primary responsibility of this position is to complete nutrition assessments and support dietary managers with regulatory compliance.Responsibilities:Assess understanding and implementation of Avamere dietary systems at assigned facilities.Assess special nutritional needs of geriatric and physically impaired residents.Review menus and monitor food services operations to assure that the residents receive adequate nutrition.Educate and train the Dietary Managers to maximize their performance in documentation, RAI process, budgetary guidelines, management, sanitation guidelines and other areas of work.Advise and recommend changes and implement new policies and procedures, and assist the Dietary Managers in implementing and educating their staff of these changes.Make regularly scheduled visits to each facility; must be available by telephone for consultation to other staff during all normal business hours.Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm and a calm and cheerful environment.Qualifications:Bachelor's degree from an accredited university in Nutrition, Dietetics, or a related field.Registered by the CDR, the credentialing agency for dietetics professionals.Strong experience as a Dietician or Dietary Manager in a healthcare setting.Familiarity with applicable state and federal guidelines.Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines.Must have a valid driver's license and dependable vehicle for transportation.Facility InformationAvamereOlympic Rehabilitation of Sequim has served the Sequim community for over 40 years. This inviting 102-bed skilled nursing community truly values people - their patients and residents, theirfamilymembers, and employees.The team prides themselves in a vibrant and connected employee network. One employee of 20 years shared his primary reasons for staying withAvamerewere his ability to grow, feeling appreciated, and being part of something bigger than himself.Among many engaging staff activities, leaders select an employee of the month, recognizing them for their outstanding work and encouraging team members to sharetheirappreciation for one another. Leaders and employees also openly discuss burnout while encouraging deserved paid time off, especially when it comes to family needs. This family-friendly atmosphere s