Registered Dietitian-Relocation Assistance

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

Registered Dietitian - Behavioral Health- Upscale Facility with competitive pay and benefit package. At least one year of experience working with behavioral health patients. Working with a team of multidisciplinary professionals providing services to adolescents & adults. IAEDP Certification or CEDRD completed or in process is preferred. Knowledge of EMR Systems. 

  • Competitive Compensation Plan.
  • Relocation Assistance/Sign on Bonus
  • Excellent Benefits Package: Medical, Dental, Life, Disability, Vision Generous PTO & 401k program
  • Upscale Facility-Joint Commissioned
  • Professional work environment
  • For immediate consideration please email your resume to Karen Burton at

    Job Description:

  • Completes a comprehensive nutritional assessment on each patient upon admission.
  • Prepares individualized meal plans that consider the needs of the patient including: medical, nutritional, age, cultural, religious, and ethnic concerns.
  • Complete/update treatment plans and review with individual patient.
  • Provide weekly individual nutritional counseling for patients and family (as needed).
  • Provide nutrition education as appropriate for staff.
  • Coordinate therapeutic/medical dietary orders with the attending physician.
  • Provides updates on the nutritional status of each patient weekly and as requested.
  • Completes all required documentation and reports in a timely manner, maintaining compliance with the policies and procedures of the facility.
  • Cooperates and communicates with other departments in order to provide the best patient care.
  • Demonstrates accountability for the proper use of patients’ protected health information.
  • Participates in scheduled in-services and other appropriate training activities.
  • Utilizes supervisory feedback to improve performance.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Provide weekly nutrition education through lecture or interactive experiential in the group setting weekly.
  • Assess educational need and counsel patients and families as needed.
  • Participates in community projects and education as needed.
  • Identifies and collects performance improvement data, monitors outcomes, and initiates corrective actions; or brings to the attention of the Executive Nutrition Services Director
  • Maintains registration with the Commission on Dietetic Registration and continuing education requirements.
  • Develops and implements an individualized plan for professional growth and development, including participation in professional organizations and activities, workshops, seminars and staff development programs.
  • Requirements:

  • Registered to practice by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Commission on Dietetic Registration.
  • Current North Carolina License and Registration in Dietetics.
  • At least one (1) year background in treating behavioral health & eating disorders preferred.
  • IAEDP Certification or CEDRD completed or in process is preferred.
  • RD registration required.
  • Baccalaureate or Master's degree in dietetics.
    For immediate consideration please email your resume to Karen Burton at 

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