Sodexo is seeking a Full-Time Registered Dietitian with 1-2 years clinical experience for Jamaica Hospital’s MediSys Outpatient Nutrition Program. This is a great opportunity to expand your career in an outpatient setting. Services include assessment, reassessment, individualized care planning, evaluation and nutrition education of patients and family with chronic diseases or knowledge deficits. Some minor traveling to MediSys clinics (located within 5 miles radius from the hospital) might be required.
Reporting to the Clinical Nutrition Manager, the selected candidate will:
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Responsible for providing direct comprehensive nutrition services
-Directs nutrition care of special needs population to ensure nutrition needs and customer satisfaction levels are met.
-Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction to ensure account retention.
-Manages, promotes, and educates others on food and nutrition programs according to Sodexo standards and policy.
-Collaborates and communicates with culinary and clinical departments on established processes, special diets, and menu requests and probes potential problems and apprises manager of status on resolution of problems or issues, using appropriate Sodexo resource when necessary.
-Ensures compliance with all federal, state and local regulations as well as Sodexo/client policies and procedures (e.g. Health Dept., HIPAA/Privacy Act, Joint Commission, quality assurance, safety, operations, and personnel) by keep abreast of the most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice.
-Establishes operating standards, implements quality improvements and communicates them to other departments..
Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree
Basic Functional Experience - 1 year work experience in health care including hospitals, nursing homes, assisted or independent living facilities, long-term care, retirement homes, or clinics + registered dietitian
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.