- River Run Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center
- Kingston, PA, USA
- Full Time
Guardian Healthcare is seeking a Registered Dietitian to provide top-quality care for our residents at River Run Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center located in Kingston, PA. Are you a compassionate clinical professional? Do you thrive in a supportive and rewarding environment and want to make a significant difference in the lives of elderly members in your community? If so, please read on!
We provide excellent benefits that include health, dental, vision, life insurance, a 401(k) plan, paid vacation, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and more! Plus, we provide a great work environment and lots of advancement opportunities. If this sounds like the career opportunity for you, apply today!
ABOUT GUARDIAN HEALTHCARE
Since we began in 1995, Guardian has grown to 59 Healthcare Communities, with 52 located in Pennsylvania, 5 in Ohio, and 2 in West Virginia. Guardian also operates ancillary divisions to provide pharmacy, rehabilitation, advanced practitioner services, home health, and home care services. These divisions were formed to provide excellent support to our patients' communities and neighbors in the surrounding areas. As Pennsylvania's largest independent provider of skilled nursing services, we are proud to be a recognized leader in offering healthcare services to today's seniors.
Caring for seniors is serious business, but that doesn't mean you won't have fun while you do it! Guardian Healthcare is a tight-knit, family-oriented team committed to operating with the utmost integrity and compassion. Our focus on clinical excellence carries over to our numerous professional development and continuing education opportunities, as well as the schedule flexibility that allows our staff to maintain a satisfying work-life balance.
DAY IN THE LIFE AS A REGISTERED DIETITIAN
As a Registered Dietician at our elder care facility, you will be responsible for completing initial, quarterly, annual and significant change nutritional reviews on residents. Participate in care plan conferences and other clinical meetings to consult with physicians and other health care personnel to determine diet restrictions and nutritional needs of residents. You'll also be responsible for assessing nutritional needs, diet restrictions and current health plans in order to develop and implement dietary care plans and provides nutritional counseling as needed. As required, you keep accurate records for each resident you work with and report any changes in a resident's condition to the nursing department immediately.
With patience and a calm demeanor, you treat those you care for just the way you would want your own family members treated. You go home each day tired but feeling good about the positive impact you have made in the lives of so many in your community.
QUALIFICATIONS FOR REGISTERED DIETITIAN
- Previous experience in a long term care facility required
- Bachelor's degree in Social Work or related field
- A love for people, especially the elderly
Do you have excellent interpersonal and communication skills? Are you patient and emotionally mature? Are you open to constructive feedback? Can you make independent decisions with good judgment and also collaborate as a team player? If so, you might just be perfect to join our elder care team as a Registered Dietitian!
ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR TEAM?
We understand your time is valuable and that is why we have a very quick and easy application process. If you feel that you would be the right for this caring, hands-on position, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!