Patient Food Services Tech PRN
Adventist Health System
 Hendersonville, NC

Job Description

Description

Diet Technician - AdventHealth Hendersonville

Location Address: 100 Hospital Drive, Hendersonville, NC 28792

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Hendersonville

Community Involvement

Located in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina

Great Benefits

Co-workers that feel like family

Faith Based

Work Hours/Shift:

PRN All Shifts

What You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Performs basic nutritional screening and nutritional care to patients under the supervision of a Clinical Dietitian according to patient's age including neonate, child, adolescent, adult geriatric and terminally ill patients.
  • Obtains necessary information from the medical record to determine patient's nutritional status.
  • Performs menu editing as directed by the Clinical Dietitian.
  • Prepares patient trays accurately.
  • Assist in orienting and in servicing new employees to department.
  • Assist dieticians with patient diet screening.
  • Maintains a good working relationship both within the department and with other departments.
  • Documentation meets current standards and policies.
  • Treats patients and their families with respect and dignity.
  • Performs all aspects of patient care in an environment that optimizes patient safety and reduces the likelihood of medical/health care errors.
  • Demonstrates an ability to be flexible, organized and function under stressful situations.
  • Observes infection control practices at all times.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing required.
  • Additional languages preferred.
  • High school graduate or GED required.
  • Nutritional Service Technician certification, preferred

Job Summary:

Assist patients with menu selection and enter the menus into CBORD.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.