Senior Nutrition Ambassador
Under the direction of the Clinical Nutrition Manager, performs duties related to diet therapy, therapeutic menu corection, customer service, general office duties and training.
Acts as department liaison to patients, nurses/nursing staff, and other health care providers and support staffs.
Provides appropriate menu to patients on regular or therapeutic diets. Assists patients when needed for menu completion.
Records, updates and processes patient diet information in the Meditech computer system.
Trains new Nutrition Ambassadors as directed.
Coordinates the daily activity of the Nutrition Ambassadors
"Provides superior customer service to internal and external clients, customers,
and patients as referenced in the Service Excellence Standards."
Demonstrates a full understanding of the role of the Nutrition Ambassador as it supports the mission of the department and organization as a whole.
Using the most current diet order, checks in/updates all assigned patient menus, making appropriate additions, deletions and corrections prior to each meal service.
Two – Three years of Hospital Food Service experience
One year of lead or supervisory experience preferred.
Read, write and speak English
Basic mathematics and use of calculator
Basic Nutrition education
Must successfully complete Steward St