Specifications include, but are not limited to: 1. Performs in-depth nutritional assessments upon admission, quarterly, annually,
and when a significant change occurs for the residents of Carl M. Brashear Radcliff
Veterans Center. Maintains accurate documentation and tracking of resident’s medical
nutritional therapy and nutritional risk e.g. weight loss, thickened liquids, wounds,
2. Documents nutritional care plans and makes written evaluations, maintains a specific
care plan for each resident and updating to reflect ongoing changes of residents status.
Plans and supervises the implementation or therapeutic diets and writes orders as
prescribed by physician.
3. Consults with other health care professionals for residents’ medical nutritional therapy.
Participates in care plan meetings, resident care conferences, and committee meetings
to address all nutritional concerns.
4. Interprets and