Avamere Health Services, LLC Manager in Tacoma, Washington

MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS JOB: OVERVIEW: Now Hiring! Full-Time Registered Dietitian This position will cover the Tacoma Region Avamere at Pacific Ridge 3625 E. B Street Tacoma, WA 98404 (253) 475-2507 Please apply online at: www.teamavamere.com The primary responsibility of this position is to complete nutrition assessments and support dietary managers with regulatory compliance. RESPONSIBILITIES/QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLSET: * Assess understanding and implementation of Avamere dietary systems at assigned facilities. * Assess special nutritional needs of geriatric and physically impaired residents. * Review menus and monitor food services operations to assure that the residents receive adequate nutrition. * Educate and train the Dietary Managers to maximize their performance in documentation, RAI process, budgetary guidelines, management, sanitation guidelines and other areas of work. * Advise and recommend changes and implement new policies and procedures, and assist the Dietary Managers in implementing and educating their staff of these changes. * Make regularly scheduled visits to each facility; must be available by telephone for consultation to other staff during all normal business hours. * Create and uphold an atmosphere of warmth, patience, enthusiasm and a calm and cheerful environment. * Bachelor s degree from an accredited university in Nutrition, Dietetics, or a related field. * Registered by the CDR, the credentialing agency for dietetics professionals. * Strong experience as a Dietician or Dietary Manager in a healthcare setting. * Familiarity with applicable state and federal guidelines. * Maintain confidentiality of all resident care information in accordance with HIPAA guidelines. * Must have a valid driver s license and dependable vehicle for transportation. FACILITY INFORMATION: The Avamere Family of Companies takes a holistic approach to post-acute care. We have designed a service that combines all of healthcare companies and healthcare professionals tied by the common goal of providing seamless care and support for all of our patients. Avamere at Pacific Ridge is a 102 bed facility offering skilled nursing, transitional rehab, respite care, Alzheimer s, long term care, and hospice. Avamere at Pacific Ridge is one of the few skilled nursing facilities in the Pacific Northwest with a focus on behavioral health. Our success comes in the moments of joy that we bring to our residents every day, and in the relief and comfort that we bring to their families and friends. We are currently seeking top notch talent to join our caring team of interdisciplinary professionals. OPTIONS: Apply for this job onlineApply Share Email this job to a friendRefer Share on your newsfeed Upon hire, all employees will be drug tested, criminal background checked and DMV checked for driving company vehicles. If you have any questio