Clinical Dietitian

Location: Auburn, NY

Compensation:  $50-55K

Overview

As the Clinical Dietitian, you will act as a contributing team member in establishing and implementing the multidisciplinary care plan through assessment and planning according to the specific nutritional needs and status of residents and participants. 

Responsibilities

  • Perform required nutritional assessments.
  • Maintain adequate follow up for High Nutritional Risk residents/participants.
  • Perform required Tube feeding, Weight loss, Initial, and skin assessments.
  • Write Tube Feeding orders and make recommendations to MD/NP.
  • Generate and update resident care plan.
  • Provide diet counseling to residents, resident families, friends and staff regarding dietary restrictions.
  • Assist with menu planning through provision of feedback from residents and observed plate waste.

Qualifications

  • B.A or B.S in dietetics from an ADA accredited academic institution. 
  • Current registration is desired but RD eligible will be considered.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Proven organizational skills.
  • Ability to perform nutrition assessments and care plans.

Preferred

  • 1-2 years long term/acute care experience preferred

Please send resumes to kim@overtureplacements.com with the subject line: Clinical Dietitian.