Ohio Department of Veterans Services
Sandusky, Ohio 44870
Job Description and Requirements
The Ohio Department of Veterans Services is seeking to fill a full-time Dietitian position at its Ohio Veterans Home location in Sandusky, Ohio.
Job Duties Include:
Plans & evaluates meals for regular, modified & special diets taking into consideration available foodstuffs, nutritional values & cost involved to ensure compliance with state & federal regulations, treatment plans & accreditation standards. Visits residents & conducts interviews for dietary history & preferences; counsels residents on diets. Inspects perishable foods for nutritional composition & quality & checks to ensure proper storage & rotation is utilized to preserve food value.
Consults with Dietary Operations Manager & Nursing Home Administrator to establish plans & procedures for dietary program. Instructs food service personnel in basic dietetic principles, trains employees in quality standards, sanitation & storage. Coordinates & maintains communication be-tween dietary department & medical staff. Recommends changes in dietetic program as needed.
Maintains necessary records required by nursing home administration policies (e.g., daily census, evaluations, record of diet changes, reports & progress notes) & provides education in proper nutritional follow-up plan by consulting with residents & families. Performs any additional job related duties as assigned.
Current license as issued by Ohio Board of Dietetics per section 4759.06 ORC; 1 yr. supervisory experience in dietetic service of health institution & participate annually in continuing dietetic education.
Training & development required to remain in classification: Annual renewal of license to practice as a Dietician.
Apply on-line at www.careers.ohio.gov
[posted Jun 7, 2018]
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