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Senior Registered Dietitian

Senior Registered Dietitian
Denver, CO, United States
Job ID : R0008927
Job ID : R0008927

City: Denver

State: CO

Zip Code: 80239

Aveanna Healthcare is the largest provider of home care to thousands of patients and families, and we are looking for caring, compassionate people who are driven to fulfill our mission to revolutionize the way pediatric healthcare is delivered, one patient at a time.

At Aveanna, every employee plays an important role in bringing our mission to life. The ongoing growth and success of Aveanna Healthcare remains dependent on our continued ability to consistently deliver compassionate, committed care for medically fragile patients.

We are looking for talented and committed individuals in search of a rewarding career with a company that values Compassion, Integrity, Accountability, Trust, Innovation, Compliance and Fun.

We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Senior Registered Dietitian with strong attention to detail and problem solving skills to join the Aveanna team in Denver, CO. This individual will be responsible for assisting in the management, training and coaching of the Medical Solutions clinical team (Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDN) and Dietitian Technicians (DT)), assisting with screening patients to determine nutrition risk, performing nutrition assessments, reviewing Medicare, as well as the following position functions:

  • Daily supervision and management of the Colorado based clinical team, including: guidance on performing nutrition assessment, formula selection and follow-up care for home enteral patients
  • Monitoring new referral work flow and evaluate for efficiency and accuracy
  • Performing or assisting with formula prescription calculations to ensure appropriate delivery of enteral supplies and evaluating staff accuracy 
  • Performing or assisting with performing Medicare review and completing necessary forms for reimbursement purposes
  • Assist with completing verbal orders for enteral therapy
  • Assist patients, caregivers, and PCP regarding enteral therapy tolerance, troubleshooting and provide recommendations as appropriate to the medical team
  • Respond to patient questions and concerns as needed
  • Follow up with PCP or medical team on issues such as insurance reimbursement, medical eligibility and obtaining clinical documentation for authorization in coordination with patient care team
  • Document all correspondence with physicians, patients, or caregivers in Electronic Medical Records (EMR) program
  • Scheduling monthly staff assignments
  • Providing vacation relief as needed
  • Assist in special projects such as formula pricing, coding, spreadsheets, reimbursement issues, and formula volume calculation info sheets

The Ideal Candidate has the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition or Dietetics
  • Current registration from the Commission on Dietetic Registration
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience working as a Registered Dietitian (RD) or Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) in a hospital environment, Durable Medical Equipment (DME) or infusion industry
  • Demonstrates compassion for others, with particular emphasis for the patients and caregivers we serve
  • Must possess a strong sense of urgency and attention to detail, while working within Aveanna’s compliance policies
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Capacity to work independently and within a team
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize multiple tasks to meet deadlines
  • Demonstrated ability to interact in a collaborative manner with other departments and teams
  • Proficient in Microsoft suite of products including Outlook, Word and Excel and Electronic Medical Records (EMR) programs

Preferred Experience

  • Previous pediatric experience preferred
  • Current multistate licensure or willingness to achieve licensure in other states highly preferred

About Aveanna

Aveanna Healthcare brings together two of the largest providers of pediatric care in the nation – Epic Health Services and PSA Healthcare. The Aveanna Healthcare family of companies cares for medically fragile patients in 23 states through our rapidly growing network of more than 200 branch offices. 

The ongoing growth and success of Aveanna Healthcare remains dependent on our continued ability to consistently deliver compassionate, committed care for medically fragile patients. Our mission is to revolutionize the way pediatric healthcare is delivered, one patient at a time.

Aveanna offers competitive salaries, benefits and rewarding careers focused on making lives better.

www.aveanna.com

As an EOE/AA employer, Aveanna Healthcare is committed to providing all applicants and employees with equal access to employment opportunities, regardless of sex, race, age, color, national origin, disability, pregnancy, religion, genetic information, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender identity, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. Aveanna Healthcare shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of protected veteran status or disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. AA/EOE, M/F/Disability and Vet

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