Franciscan Health Dietary Technician in United States

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Dietary Technician

Food and Nutrition Services

Franciscan Health

8111 South Emerson Avenue Indianapolis, IN 46237

Available Anytime

PRN (As Needed); 0.00/week

High School Diploma/ GED Required

WHAT WE NEED

A nourishing people person

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

When people are under medical care they often are on a special or restricted diet. There’s a team of people involved in making sure that diet is met from the cooks in the kitchen to the registered dietitian to the patient themselves. The Dietary Technician works with all of those people and becomes the patient’s best resource in following their prescribed diet. It requires a person who can provide a high level of customer service as well as assist patients to stay within their physician prescribed diet order in a fast-paced environment. If you’re looking for a special way to help patients, this could be just the job for you.

Are you organized and good at coordinating different needs? Do you have the ability learn plans and then teach them to others? Do you love working with people? We invite you to consider becoming a Diet Technician.

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Collect patient meal orders over the phone and enter them into a room service computer system.

  • Work with patients to adjust meal selections to fit within their diet restrictions.

  • Patient visits to distribute diet information.

  • Work in coordination with the RD, RN, patient. patient's family, and kitchen to satisfy patient's food needs/desires.

  • Complete meal rounds as assigned.

  • Other office or kitchen-related tasks as assigned.

WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED

  • Effectively interact with Food & Nutrition Services team and other medical professionals.

  • Utilize time wisely.

  • Work efficiently and effectively.

  • Communicate effectively with coworkers, supervisors, and visitors.

  • Read and follow written or verbal directions.

  • Function effectively independently or as a team member.

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

1-3 Years Experience

License(s):

Certification(s):

Travel: Never or Rarely

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.

Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.

Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.

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