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Per Diem Dietitian Home Health Las Vegas, NV

Las Vegas, NV 89101
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Do you have compassion and a passion to help others?  Transforming healthcare and millions of lives as a result starts with the values you embrace and the passion you bring to achieve your life's best work.(sm) 

Southwest Medical, part of OptumCare, is a multi-specialty group of physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants consisting of over 300 providers, 21 medical health centers including six urgent care clinics, four convenient care centers, two lifestyle centers catering to older adults, an outpatient surgery center, home health, and palliative care services, plus E-visits and online options via Now Clinic telemedicine technology. Southwest Medical offers patients compassion, innovation, and quality care throughout southern Nevada. Southwest Medical is headquartered in the greater Las Vegas, NV area.
Southwest Medical Hospice, a division of United Health Group, is seeking a knowledgeable, compassionate Dietitian to provide direct care to home health patients in their homes or facilities. As the Dietitian, you would work with other healthcare professionals to determine the best overall care for your terminal patients. Our Dietitian, in this function is responsible for meeting the nutritional needs of the home health patients through dietary counseling. 
***Please note: This position is on a per diem basis; working as needed***
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Assess nutritional needs of home health patients in the home or facility and assist patients' families with dietary plan of care 
  • Collaborate with Home Health Interdisciplinary Group (IDG) members to develop, provide, integrate and implement individualized written plans for patient and family
  • Ensure adequate nutrition is being offered to meet patients' needs while keeping patients comfortable and provide recommendations as required
  • Review tube feeding for tolerance / acceptance and appropriate feeding as well as TF & TPN
  • Contribute to achieving the company's mission
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in. 


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Posted: 2020-06-18 Expires: 2020-07-18

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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Per Diem Dietitian Home Health Las Vegas, NV

UnitedHealth Group
Las Vegas, NV 89101

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