Nutrition Care Representative (Diet Clerk) - Full Time - 10hr Day
Location: San Gabriel
Posted on: September 21, 2022
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motivated by a collective spirit of innovation and the challenge to
continuously improve. Above all, we share a real passion for
helping others. Day after day, from department to department, our
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and make a difference every single day in service of this
outstanding work - excellence and innovation in patient care,
research, and community service. From working with a team of
dedicated professionals to using state-of-the-art facilities,
you'll have great resources to do something incredible-for
yourself, and for othersWhat will you be doing in this role?The
Nutrition Care Representative (NCR) act as an ambassador and
facilitator of patient food services on the patient care unit.
Responsibilities include processing, validating, and interpreting
physician diet prescriptions as conveyed by nursing personnel,
collection and correction of patient menu selections in conformance
with the physician's diet order, addressing and following up on
concerns and issues related to patient satisfaction, and handling
routine clerical, data entry, and nutrition care responsibilities
on the unit. Collaborates with leadership staff to improve the
quality of service and nutrition care service provided to
patients.Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
- Review and modify patient menus by adding, deleting or
substituting food items in accordance with physician's and
dietitian's orders and restrictions.
- Obtain menu selection at the patient's bedside or over the
phone assuring compliance to the physician's diet order and
departmental guidelines for menu correction.
- Explain menu modifications/substitutions to patients
- Navigate patient to the menu system and services offered by the
- High School Diploma/GED required.
- Associate Degree/College Diploma or Bachelors Degree in Nutrion
- At least one (1) year of customer service in an acute care
hospital as a Diet Clerk/Aide preferred
- Excellent customer service and communication skills.
- Computer proficiency is a requirement.
- 10hr Shifts -
- 7:00am - 5:30pm
- 9:30am - 8:00pm
Working Title:Nutrition Care Representative (Diet Clerk) - Full
Time - 10hr Day
Department:Pat Food Svc Stnd
Business Entity:Clinical & Support Services
Job Category:,Patient Services,Patient Services
Job Specialty:Food Services
Shift Length:10 hour shift
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