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Kindred at Home Dietitian, Home Health PRN in Spokane, Washington

Job Description

Our Care Matters.

When you join the Kindred at Home team, you become part of something bigger. We are the nation’s leading provider of comprehensive home health, hospice, and non-medical home care services. Our team delivers compassionate, high-quality care to patients in their homes or places of residence, including non-medical personal assistance, skilled nursing, rehabilitation, hospice and palliative care. Now more than ever, people in your community need in-home healthcare. Our team helps to keep them safely at home, during moments that matter most to them. Our caregivers focus on each unique patient to deliver the appropriate care and emotional support to our patients and their families.

Our Employees Matter.

We believe a world-class patient experience is enabled by an exceptional employee experience. And, committed to fostering an amazing employee experience at Kindred at Home. Our people are our greatest resource and asset, and we are committed to helping our employees thrive and fulfill their personal and professional goals.

We offer:

  • Competitive pay and 401k

  • Healthy Steps Wellness

  • Healthcare Plans

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Centers of Excellence Program

  • Educational Assistance

  • Clinical ladder for professional credentialing and advancement

  • Leadership development

  • Talent focused Framework

  • Targeted personal and career development planning

As a Home Health Dietician , you will:

  • Interview patients and assess/evaluate their nutritional status.

  • Determine patients' dietary needs and advise patients' physicians and/or nursing personnel of needs.

  • Confer with patients' physicians to establish dietary treatments and requirements.

  • Prepare and calculate therapeutic diets to meet the specific requirements of patients.

  • Provide guidance, assistance, and/or explanations to patients and family members to help them understand, accept, and follow dietary modifications ordered by the physician. Instruct patients and family members on dietary restrictions and drug/nutrient interactions as appropriate.

  • Observe patients' responses to dietary treatment, note changes in their condition, and advise physicians, Nurse Supervisors and/or Clinical Coordinators. Revise nutritional plan as appropriate based on patients' condition and physician’s orders.

  • Participate in case conferences, and act as a resource to other health team members as requested.

  • Maintain and submit paperwork/documentation as required by the Company and/or facility.

  • Ensure the confidentiality of patients' files and documentation.

Required Skills

Qualifications

  • Degree in Nutrition or the equivalent

  • Minimum of six months related experience

  • Current Registered Dietician licensure/certification as necessary in the state(s) of practice

  • Good organization and communication skills

Required Experience

Join Our Team!

Check out our video to get a glimpse of a day in the life of our Home Health team -Home Health

To learn more, please contact your local recruiter at (toll free) 855-KND-AT-HOME or apply online. Our Recruiters are ready to help you start a new and rewarding career with Kindred at Home.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.

Position Type

PRN

Tracking Code

160721

Job Category: Dietician