Job Description


Regional Dietitian

Centers Healthcare is actively seeking to hire a Regional Dietitian to assist and train the Nutrition Department and staff in our skilled nursing facilities throughout Upstate New York.

Extensive Travel Required

Excellent Compensation and Comprehensive Benefits Package provided!


  • Orientation to new RD/Diet Techs Registered on policy
  • RD and DT training and education on documentation and kitchen support
  • Conduct audits of clinical documentation and kitchen support
  • Mock survey follow-up and conduct Mock Survey when needed
  • Backup interviewer for open RD and FSD positions
  • Assist with the conversion of new facilities to Centers system and policies and with menus and follow-up
  • FSD nutrition orientation
  • Promote standard and consistency where feasible
  • Provide survey support
  • Support admin in FSD enrollment in CDM courses and connection with an RD Preceptor


  • Registered Dietitian in Good Standing
  • LTC experience
  • Understand Liberalized diet philosophy
  • Proven ability to listen and influence when necessary
  • Expertise in CMS regulatory requirement
  • Clinical Software experience
  • Clinical documentation experience
  • History of positive people skills, teaching experience is a plus
  • Understanding of meal production and timing, (what should be cooked in the oven vs convection oven), etc.
  • Knowledge of Kitchen sanitation
  • Customer satisfaction, meal presentation etc.
  • Experience with tray ticket software (software start-up is a plus)
  • Experience with a variety of kitchen delivery processes
  • Understanding of the relationship between charting and food service
  • History of working with Diet Techs
  • Position requires approximately 70% travel and 30% for developing materials and planning depending on location.




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