Catholic Health Initiatives Dietary Clerk - Per Diem, 11:00AM - 7:30PM - St. Joseph in TACOMA, Washington

Dietary Clerk - Per Diem, 11:00AM - 7:30PM - St. Joseph

Description

JOB SUMMARY:

Performs office tasks that ensure accurate and efficient diet order taking of prescribed food to the patient.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Receives and processes patient information and implements Dietitian’s instructions to assure nutritional care of all patients; receives and processes diet orders/food requests; maintains accurate patient records and diet ordering information.

Operates electronic POS system and hospital software applications that ensure prompt and accurate meal ordering. Follows up with kitchen, delivery and clinical staff as necessary to ensure prompt and accurate delivery.

Ensures prompt service for all patients and follows department service recovery protocols as needed.

Completes daily/weekly tracking reports to ensure quality data is current and accurate.

Follows department and government safety and sanitation standards.

Maintains a “clean as you go” workspace.

Performs related duties as required.

Qualifications

Education/Work Experience Requirements

Six months recent work experience in hospital dietetics and diet therapy that demonstrates attainment of the requisite job knowledge skills/abilities.

Licensure/Certification

Current Washington State Department of Health Food Worker Card is required.

For Clerk-Dietary-Lead: Advanced Food Safety Certification (available from NEHA or ServeSafe) must be obtained within 90 days of working in a lead position, and will be verified by department management.

Job Food Service/Housekeeping

Primary Location WASHINGTON-TACOMA-ST JOSEPH MEDICAL CENTER

Daily Schedule 11:00AM - 7:30PM

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required Every Other

Req ID: 2017-R0126727