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AdventHealth Diet Technician PRN in Hendersonville, North Carolina

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Diet Technician - AdventHealth Hendersonville

Location Address: 100 Hospital Drive, Hendersonville, NC 28792

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Hendersonville

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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.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

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