Job: Dietetic Technician (DTR) or Certified Dietary Manager (CDM)
Dietetic Technician (DTR) or Certified Dietary Manager (CDM)
Washington Oddfellows Home
Walla Walla, Washington 99362
Job Description and Requirements
Washington Odd Fellows Home of Walla Walla is seeking a Dietetic Technician Registered (DTR) or Certified Dietary Manager (CDM) for a full-time position working with our seniors primarily in our Skilled Nursing & Rehab centers.
This position reports to the Director of Dietary Services/Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and is responsible for nutrition screening and assessment, development of nutrition care plans, completion of the MDS(Minimum Data Set), and menu planning. Must also obtain resident dietary preferences, provide nutrition education when applicable, maintain computer records and communicate effectively with the interdisciplinary care team. This individual works independently, therefore needs strong organization skills and good clinical judgment.
Obtain dietary preferences of all residents within both care centers at minimum on admit and every 90 days (for quarterly assessments). Also responsible for preference adjustments as needed/requested.
Interview residents and caregivers for information pertaining to any nutritional concerns.
Create nutrition assessments for admits, quarterly, annual and significant change assessments. Other assessments as needed/per clinical judgment
Monitor weight changes and nutritional intake
Credentialed as Dietetic Technician Registered (DTR) or Certified Dietary Manager (CDM) from an accredited program OR Bachelors Degree in Nutrition Sciences or related field and able to obtain credential eligibility within 1 year of hire.
Computer skills: must be able to use Microsoft office programs; capable of effectively navigating electronic medical record software; familiarity with Point Click Care is a plus.Odd Fellows conducts pre-employment drug test, background checks, and annual TB testing.
~ Sick Leave
~ 8 Paid Holidays
~ Direct Deposit
~ 401(k) Retirement Plan (you can contribute immediately)
About the Washington Odd Fellows Home:
Since 1897, the Washington Odd Fellows Home has distinguished itself as the premier senior living community in Walla Walla. Our experienced staff is committed to making Odd Fellows a nice place to call home. Over 53% of our employees have over five years of service at Odd Fellows, and an incredible 22% have worked with us for over 10 years.
Having set the standards for senior care, we are proud of the many traditions we continue to offer those we serve. Weâre the only continuing care community in Walla Walla: offering independent apartments, assisted living, skilled nursing, and rehabilitation services all on one campus. Weâre also the only not for profit senior community: we pride ourselves in providing the most affordable care in the valley, while our profits go towards continually enhancing all areas of our campus.
Job Type: Full-time
Walla Walla, WA 99362 (Preferred)
Dietetic Technician Registered (DTR) or CDM (Preferred)
534 Boyer Ave
Walla Walla, WA 99362
Please send resume to Michelle Grove, RDN, Director of Dietary Services if interested in this position
[posted Oct 18, 2018]
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