Sodexo Operations LLC Registered Dietitian 1 in YAKIMA, Washington

Unit Description

Sodexo is seeking Registered Dietitian for 16 hours/week (Health benefits available) at Living Care Retirement Community. This is a 60 bed skilled nursing facility. You decide YOUR schedule!

Reporting to the Area General Manager, the Registered Dietitian will:

  • Be a Registered Dietitian with experience or passion in long term care.

  • Provide nutritional care to the skilled nursing unit 2 days per week.

  • Have experience with electronic charting and the NCP.

  • Meet state/federal and company standards.

  • Represent the Food & Nutrition Department as the primary liaison with the medical and nursing staff.

  • Possess strong leadership and communication skills, both verbal and written.

  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills and enjoy working with seniors to make every day a better day for our residents

Licensure/Certification required in Washington

Position Summary

Responsible for providing direct basic nutrition services

Key Duties

-Provides nutrition care to population served to ensure needs and customer satisfaction levels are met.

-Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction to ensure account retention.

-Manages, promotes, and educates others on food and nutrition programs according to Sodexo standards and policy.

-Collaborates and communicates with culinary and clinical departments on established processes, special diets, and menu requests and probes potential problems and apprises manager of status on resolution of problems or issues, using appropriate Sodexho resource when necessary.

-Ensures compliance with all federal, state and local regulations as well as Sodexo/client policies and procedures (e.g. Health Dept., HIPAA/Privacy Act, Joint Commission, quality assurance, safety, operations, and personnel) by keep abreast of the most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice.

-Follows operating standards, implements quality improvements and communicates them to other departments..

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree

Basic Functional Experience - Meets eligibility requirements for certification as a Registered Dietitian

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

System ID 65488


Relocation No

Category Nutrition

Type Part-Time