TouchPoint, Support Services,* *provides customer focused support services. As specialists, we perform services including healthcare housekeeping, management in laundry processing, patient transportation, and food service. TouchPoint is a compilation of the most committed and talented individuals working in the industry today. Our dedication to quality, exceptional customer service, and unequivocal results allow us to provide the best outcomes to our clients.
We are seeking a Lead Dietitian to join our Nutrition Team to work in an adult inpatient acute care setting in Kalamazoo, MI. Monday-Friday, day shift with rotating weekends.
The Lead Dietitian will direct the functions of clinical nutrition services to patients and ensure patient satisfaction, proper diet maintenance, quality care, regulatory compliance and good public relations.
Join our team and be eligible for comprehensive benefits to include tuition reimbursement, a 401K Plan, AND dues and licensure fee reimbursement, as well as many other benefits.
Provides clinical nutrition services including nutrition assessment, modified diet formulation, self-management training and nutrition intervention to patients in a specialty area, which may include NICU, bariatric, renal, cardiac, diabetes, nutrition support, transplant, oncology, pediatrics and outpatient services.
Assesses the nutritional status of patients through documentation in the medical record.
Develops, revises and individualizes nutrition care plan based on information from the patient, medical record, family and health care team members.
Oversees the planning, implementation, and evaluation of the specialty program including staff evaluation, program budget and expansion opportunities, record keeping and staff training.
Orients, mentors and trains staff and interns, as applicable.
Complies with all regulatory standards, including federal, state and accrediting agencies and adheres to facility confidentiality, HIPAA regulations, and patient rights policies.
Participates in facility-wide and directs departmental Quality Assurance/Performance Improvement (QAPI) Programs.
Participates in and attends departmental meetings, staff development, and professional programs, as appropriate.
Reads, customizes and enforces compliance with all policies and procedures of the facility, TouchPoint Support Services and Compass Group, as appropriate.
Credentialed as a Registered Dietitian by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) required.
Minimum of one (1) year of experience (post Dietetic internship) working as a Registered Dietitian in an inpatient acute care hospital setting required.
Applicants credentialed as a Certified Nutrition Support Clinician (CNSC) by the National Board of Nutrition Support Certification (NBNSC) preferred.
Experience with computers and programs including Microsoft Office Suite required.
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