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Registered Dietitian

La Jolla Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
La Jolla, CA 92037
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    112670164
  • Jobs Rated
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US-CA-La Jolla

Job ID: 2019-12851
Job Code: 1655
Facility: La Jolla Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
Category: Dietary

Overview

Covenant Care was founded in 1994 by healthcare industry professionals who wanted to create a company that would exceed customer expectations through quality care. Through modest and focused growth, our "Family" has grown to include over 8,000 healthcare professionals in over 57 healthcare and rehabilitation centers. We care for over 4,000 residents and patients in our facilities.

We have created an environment where all of our employees interact with all Covenant Care patients, residents, family members and employees, in a manner that demonstrates genuine human caring. We have chosen the concept of family relationships and interactions to describe this human caring. As an employee of Covenant Care during our daily work is done in a manner that exemplifies the Covenant Care Mission: "We are family serving families."

To learn more about Covenant Care and our recent successes, please click on the following link to view our Quality Report. By selecting the 'green dots' you can view the embedded videos of our happy residents and patients and hear their stories!

http://www.covenantcare.com/Portals/1/QRFlipbook2014b/index.html

We reward our employees' contributions to our success by offering competitive compensation and benefits. A highlight of the many employee benefits available at Covenant Care includes:
  • Covenant Care pays the majority of employee medical coverage.
  • You pay less for benefits as contributions for medical, dental, and vision are pre-tax deductions.
  • Company-paid holidays.
  • Company-paid vacation with an increased benefit based on years of service.
  • Company-paid sick days per year.
  • Company-paid life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance.
  • Company-paid time off to attend the funeral of an immediate family member.
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Account.

Covenant Care is an equal opportunity employer.

POSITION SUMMARY:The primary purpose for this position is to provide nutritional care which will result in the optimal health and nutritional status of the residents.

KEY JOB FUNCTION:
  • Evaluate the nutritional care of residents and document in the medical record.
  • Observes and assesses residents to monitor food acceptance and nutritional status.
  • Properly uses the Company formulary, recommends dietary interventions according to the status of the resident.
  • Manages the menu within the facility budget and evaluates changes to the facility's menus for nutritional adequacy.
  • Evaluates and monitors the operations of the Dietary Department to assure the provision of adequate, high quality food.
  • Participates in MDS, PPS and Walking Rounds for identified high risk residents.
  • Provides monthly reviews and documentation for residents with weight loss, receiving enteral nutrition, wound care and others considered at high risk.


Minimum Requirements

  • Must have at least 2 years of experience as a Registered Dietitian.
  • Must possess a high school diploma or GED.
  • Must meet all license, certification, training or credentials as required by the State.


Preferred Requirements

  • Experience as a Registered Dietitian in a health care setting preferred, but not required.

PI112670164

US-CA-La Jolla<br/><br/><b>Job ID:</b> 2019-12851<br/><b>Job Code:</b> 1655<br/><b>Facility:</b> La Jolla Nursing and Rehabilitation Center<br/><b>Category:</b> Dietary<br/><br/><b>Overview</b><br><br>Covenant Care was founded in 1994 by healthcare industry professionals who wanted to create a company that would exceed customer expectations through quality care. Through modest and focused growth, our "Family" has grown to include over 8,000 healthcare professionals in over 57 healthcare and rehabilitation centers. We care for over 4,000 residents and patients in our facilities.<br><br>We have created an environment where all of our employees interact with all Covenant Care patients, residents, family members and employees, in a manner that demonstrates genuine human caring. We have chosen the concept of family relationships and interactions to describe this human caring. As an employee of Covenant Care during our daily work is done in a manner that exemplifies the <strong>Covenant Care Mission: "We are family serving families." </strong><br><br>To learn more about Covenant Care and our recent successes, please click on the following link to view our Quality Report. By selecting the 'green dots' you can view the embedded videos of our happy residents and patients and hear their stories!<br><br><strong> <a href="http://www.covenantcare.com/Portals/1/QRFlipbook2014b/index.html" target="_blank" rel="noopener">http://www.covenantcare.com/Portals/1/QRFlipbook2014b/index.html</a> </strong><br><br>We reward our employees' contributions to our success by offering competitive compensation and benefits. A highlight of the many employee benefits available at Covenant Care includes:<br><ul><li>Covenant Care pays the majority of employee medical coverage.</li><li>You pay less for benefits as contributions for medical, dental, and vision are pre-tax deductions.</li><li>Company-paid holidays.</li><li>Company-paid vacation with an increased benefit based on years of service.</li><li>Company-paid sick days per year.</li><li>Company-paid life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance.</li><li>Company-paid time off to attend the funeral of an immediate family member.</li><li>401(k) Retirement Savings Account.</li></ul><br>Covenant Care is an equal opportunity employer.<br><br><strong>P</strong><strong><strong>OS</strong>ITION SUMMARY:</strong>The primary purpose for this position is to provide nutritional care which will result in the optimal health and nutritional status of the residents.<br><br><strong>KEY JOB FUNCTION:</strong><br><ul><li>Evaluate the nutritional care of residents and document in the medical record.</li><li>Observes and assesses residents to monitor food acceptance and nutritional status.</li><li>Properly uses the Company formulary, recommends dietary interventions according to the status of the resident.</li><li>Manages the menu within the facility budget and evaluates changes to the facility's menus for nutritional adequacy.</li><li>Evaluates and monitors the operations of the Dietary Department to assure the provision of adequate, high quality food.</li><li>Participates in MDS, PPS and Walking Rounds for identified high risk residents.</li><li>Provides monthly reviews and documentation for residents with weight loss, receiving enteral nutrition, wound care and others considered at high risk.</li></ul> <br><br><b>Minimum Requirements</b><br><br><ul><li>Must have at least 2 years of experience as a Registered Dietitian.</li><li>Must possess a high school diploma or GED.</li><li>Must meet all license, certification, training or credentials as required by the State.</li></ul> <br><br><b>Preferred Requirements</b><br><br><ul><li>Experience as a Registered Dietitian in a health care setting preferred, but not required.</li></ul><br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/j7nYleHNl8aKCRZ6uxAKP"> <p>PI112670164</p>

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