Registered Dietician
CareOne 25 reviews - Paramus, NJ

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Job Description:
The Dietitian is responsible for the day to day assessment of all aspects of residents at nutritional risk. This employee will collaborate with members of the healthcare team in providing medical nutrition therapy. He/she will also provide nutrition care as outlined in the policies and procedures for nutritional risk patients.

Reporting to:

Administrator of the facility and Regional Director of Nutrition Services.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Assess resident needs related to diets and medical nutrition therapy needs.
Communicate with the Director of Nutritional Services.
Attend and participate in WE CARE and other meetings as required.
Communicate with the management team, as needed.
Assess all new admissions and complete MDS assessments as scheduled.
Conduct sanitation inspections of the kitchen.
Conduct test trays
Conduct meal rounds.
Generate monthly weight loss report us the SNO program..
Data entry as needed.
Screen, assess, and educate residents at nutritional risk.
Provide education and inservices to staff as requested.
Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements – preferred not required:

A minimum of 2-3 years of experience in a long term care setting.
Excellent communication skills.
Knowledge of MDS assessment process including MDS 3.0.
Knowledge of food service regulations in applicable state.
Knowledge of long-term care regulations in applicable state.
Ability to screen, assess, and educate residents at nutritional risk.


Bachelor of Science Degree in Nutrition and Dietetics is required.
RD status as per American Dietetic Associations credentialing agency (CDR).
Preferred licensure in assigned state.

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