Minnesota Masonic Homes

Clinical Dietitian

Location
Bloomington, MN
Posted
Jan 06, 2021
Closes
Feb 06, 2021
Ref
1631527
Category
Healthcare
Employment Status
Full Time
The Minnesota Masonic Home's beautiful Bloomington campus offers a warm and inviting setting for seniors to call home. This welcoming environment is extended to our employees who enjoy being part of something special - a diverse team that really cares about each other and is committed to providing exceptional care and compassion to our residents.

DUTIES

Identify and assess the nutritional needs of assigned residents in long-term care and transitional care settings along with completing nutritional assessments and documentation according to state and federal regulations.

Initiate interventions to achieve and/or maintain residents' nutritional status and enhance quality of life consistent with resident's goals.

Provide nutritional expertise to the interdisciplinary team and educate residents and staff as needed.

Interact with other departments in setting up procedures, policies and problem solving as they relate to the residents nutritional care.

Develop individualized diet plans for residents.

Ensure accuracy and consistency of diet orders, nourishments and weights on a regular basis.

Manage tube feedings.

Initiate appropriate nutrition interventions utilizing laboratory data, weight changes, disease state and appetite.

Conduct meal rounds as scheduled to evaluate resident satisfaction and quality and appropriateness of meals and service.

Perform other tasks and projects that support the mission of MMH and the Dietary Department, as needed.

Full Time, 70 hours per pay period, Monday-Friday

QUALIFICATIONS

Must possess a Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution with a major in nutrition or dietetics and have completed an approved internship under the auspices American Dietetic Association.

Registered Dietitian with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)

Licensed Dietitian in the State of Minnesota

Minimum of one year experience in a skilled nursing care facility, hospital, or other related medical facility

Knowledgeable of Nutrition Therapy for all levels of care and disease states

Proficient with electronic charting, Microsoft office, as well as web based programs

Minnesota Masonic Home is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Minnesota Masonic Home provides all necessary Personal Protective Equipment.

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