Posted Date: 04/23/21
Glenwood - 51534 - Mills County, IA
Only applicants who meet the Minimum Qualification Requirements and meet all selective requirements (listed below) will be placed on the eligible list. Ensure optimum nutritional care for clients with diverse needs; conduct individualized nutrition assessments, monitor therapeutic and enteral feedings, recommend and implement menu changes, and provide nutritional education for clients and caregivers. Help plan and coordinate dietary services to assigned living units; evaluate food service at meal site, write specialized diets for clients with complex nutritional needs, write and approve menus and flow sheets for independent living units; serve as a liaison between treatment team and Food and Nutrition services. Serve as nutritional consultant and advisor during professional staff meetings; provide guidance on assimilating nutritional goals into client's plan of care, provide staff and client training on menu planning, food safety, shopping, and meal preparation as part of the independent meal program. Other; complete administrative tasks including record-keeping to document nutritional therapy administered, communicate changes in dietary procedures, complete item nutrition compliance programming in CBORD nutrition software. Other work as assigned. SCHEDULE: Monday - Friday 9:00am - 3:30pm SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Registered as a dietitian by the Commission on Dietetic Registration. Licensed as a dietitian by the Iowa Board of Dietetics.
899 Registered Dietitian Registered as a dietician by the Commission on Dietetic Registration. Registration is given based on completion of requisite continuing education courses and payment of registration fees. When registered, the person is assigned an “R” number.
890 Licensed Dietitian
6 months’ experience as a nutrition specialist who holds a license to practice dietetics and nutrition services.
Minimum Qualification Requirements
License to practice as a Dietitian in the State of Iowa, as issued by the Iowa Board of Dietetic Examiners. For additional information, please click on this link to view the job description. (Download PDF reader)