KESSLER INSTITUTE FOR REHABILITATION
201 Pleasant Hill Road
Chester, New Jersey 07930
For six decades,Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation has pioneered the course of physical medicine and rehabilitation and is a recognized leader for stroke,brain,spinal cord injuries and work with amputees and orthopedic /neurological rehabilitation. Consistently named to the prestigious 'America's Best Hospitals' list by US News & World Report ,Kessler has set the gold standard in medical rehabilitation and is ranked as one of the top two rehabilitation hospitals in the nation and the leading rehabilitation hospital in the East.
Excellent opportunity is currently available for an experienced Registered Dietitian to join our Food and Nutrition team at our Chester campus. Must be available to work 2-4 weekend days per month.
Responsibilities include: assessing the nutritional needs of patients,developing,documenting and implementing quality care plans and working as part of an interdisciplinary team. Requirements include;Bachelors degree in Food/Nutrition (or equivalent),current RD status and 2-5 years experience(health care/hospital setting) preferred.
We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit program
Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospitals
Select Medical’s highly regarded rehabilitation hospitals provide comprehensive physical medicine, as well as rehabilitation programs and services that optimize patient health, function and quality of life. Within supportive and dynamic care environments, the organization’s expert rehabilitation teams offer advanced treatment and state-of-the-art technologies, all of which are tailored to each patient’s unique needs and goals. Comprehensive care addresses the medical, physical, emotional and vocational challenges of individuals with brain injury, spinal cord injury, stroke, amputation, neurological disorders, orthopedic conditions and multiple traumas. Specialized and intensive programs of care are designed to restore strength, improve physical and cognitive function, and promote independence in activities of daily living.
From Pennsylvania to Texas, the Select Medical network of rehabilitation hospitals includes several care locations, including the nationally renowned Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation in New Jersey. As the nation's largest single rehabilitation hospital, Kessler Institute is one of only six federally designated Model Systems in the United States for the treatment and research of both spinal cord and brain injuries. As recently as 2012, it was ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the nation's top two medical rehabilitation hospitals.
Select Medical has also partnered with leading health care systems such as the Baylor Health Care System and SSM Health Care – St. Louis to create regional rehabilitation networks that serve major metropolitan markets. In 2011, U.S. News and World Report designated Baylor Health Care System and Select Medical's Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation as a "high-performing" hospital, and ranked it among the top 25 percent of rehabilitation facilities in the nation. In addition, Penn State Hershey Rehabilitation Hospital -- a joint venture between Select Medical and Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center -- offers advanced adult and pediatric rehabilitation care.