Sodexo Operations LLC Registered Dietitian 2 in NACOGDOCHES, Texas

Unit Description

Sodexo is seeking a Registered Dietitian to come join their dynamic team at Nacogdoches Medical Center located in Nacogdoches,TX. Nacogdoches Medical Center is an 86 bed acute care hospital with a new NICU and outpatient service program.

Position will report to General Manager and ideal candidate will:

  • Work on various patient population floors and conduct nutrition assessments and provide diet education as needed, critical care experience required.

  • Experience in Oncology, Cardiac, Women's Health, Wound Care, and Orthopedics.

  • Have strong focus on driving outstanding patient satisfaction results and driving process improvement activities.

  • Have strong communication skills and have the ability to work closely in multidisciplinary team setting

  • Assist Regional Clinical Operation Manager in additional projects and assignments as needed

  • Be willing to work some weekends and holidays as needed

Position Summary

Responsible for providing direct comprehensive nutrition services

Key Duties

-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 Sodexho 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.

System ID 73229

Category Nutrition

Relocation Type No

Employment Status Full-Time