Nutrition Associate II

Career Opportunities at Nelson Fairfield, CA

Job Number: 2121877

Nutrition Associate II
Fairfield, CA
Compensation: $17.00 per hour


Fairfield client has an immediate opening for an On-Call Nutrition Associate to track and help ensure timeliness of the initial nutrition screening process for inpatients; patient menu process, including menu modification, distribution and tally as well as patient satisfaction. Responsible for completing meal rounds and obtaining patient food preferences.

Nutrition Associate II Responsibilities:

Processes, interprets and implements nutrition care orders for all inpatients and outpatients.

• Collaborates with patients, patient's family members and other healthcare professionals (nurses, pharmacy staff, physicians, etc.) to complete follow up nutrition screening process for inpatients.

• Do patient rounds and take patient meal preferences utilizing an IPad

Plans, tallies and forecasts all patient food items to be prepared by kitchen staff.

Assist with food production shifts as needed and as requested.

Nutrition Associate II Requirements:

•HS Diploma or equivalent required; bachelor's degree in Nutrition is preferred

-Must have great customer service and communication skills

-Previous nutrition or dietary aide experience a plus

•Must have open availability and available on weekends

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