Sodexo Inc. Registered Dietitian 2 in LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas
Are you a Registered Dietitian ready to impact the life of patients in a large hospital?
Sodexo is seeking a Registered Dietitian for Baptist Health Medical Center located in Little Rock, AR and your clinical expertise will be seen as an asset to this multidisciplinary patient care environment!
On this 1026 bed campus, there are three hospitals including acute care, rehabilitation, and long-term acute care facilities. You would be responsible for providing nutrition patient care for teens through adult populations across a wide variety of disease states. Experience with nutrition support and Nutrition Focused Physical Exams is a plus.
The successful candidate will:
provide nutritional care for a variety of inpatient units;
have experience with Nutrition Focused Physical Exam;
serve as a preceptor for dietetic interns;
work a rotating weekend schedule providing hospital wide coverage;
perform quality improvement initiatives such as patient satisfaction rounds and monthly test trays;
educate health care team member, including physicians and nurses
Have experience with the nutrition care process and electronic health record charting
Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have:
Registered Dietitian credentials and be licensed in AR
demonstrated experience as an RD (outside of dietetic internship) in an acute care setting
strong verbal and written communication skills;
good time management skills be a self-starter and a team player; and/or
the ability to work well with physicians, nursing and ancillary staff.
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At Sodexo, we offer Dietitian positions in a variety of business segments, including Schools, Universities, Health Care and Senior Living locations across the United States. .
Working for Sodexo:
Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and career growth opportunities. As the largest private employer of dietitians, we have tremendous job opportunities for registered dietitians who are looking to get more out of their career!
Responsible for providing direct comprehensive nutrition services
-Directs nutrition care of special needs population to ensure nutrition needs and customer satisfaction levels are met.
-Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction to ensure account retention.
-Manages, promotes, and educates others on food and nutrition programs according to Sodexo standards and policy.
-Collaborates and communicates with culinary and clinical departments on established processes, special diets, and menu requests and probes potential problems and apprises manager of status on resolution of problems or issues, using appropriate Sodexo resource when necessary.
-Ensures compliance with all federal, state and local regulations as well as Sodexo/client policies and procedures (e.g. Health Dept., HIPAA/Privacy Act, Joint Commission, quality assurance, safety, operations, and personnel) by keep abreast of the most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice.
-Establishes operating standards, implements quality improvements and communicates them to other departments..
Qualifications & Requirements
Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree
Basic Functional Experience - 1 year work experience in health care including hospitals, nursing homes, assisted or independent living facilities, long-term care, retirement homes, or clinics + registered dietitian
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.
Location US-AR-LITTLE ROCK
System ID 87356
Relocation Type No
Employment Status Full-Time