Sodexo Operations LLC Clinical Nutrition Manager 2 in NEW YORK, New York

Unit Description

Sodexo is seeking a Registered Dietitian who has demonstrated leadership experience to manage the Clinical Nutrition program at Henry J. Carter Hospital.

This hospital has about 164 bed LTC residents and 200 LTAC (Long Term Acute Care) patients with an average LOS of about 6 months. Many LTAC patients on vents requiring nutrition support. Prior nutrition support, LTAC experience a plus.

In this position, the candidate will

  • Oversee a staff of 6 Clinical Dietitians and manage the diet office.

  • Represents the department on hospital-wide medical staff committees.

  • Demonstrate skills in managing and developing clinical staff; development of policy and procedures; accreditation and regulatory readiness and review; and establish and maintain standards of care.

  • Have union experience

  • Have excellent communication and customer service skills, have a track record of proactive interaction with the medical team, be an outstanding team player, and have strong demonstrated leadership skills.

  • Be a Registered Dietitian with clinical experience in both long term care and acute care

  • Be familiar with electronic charting

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Position Summary

Functions as the in-unit lead Clinical leader for a medium to large account or multiple accounts under one contract in a system. Manages the daily operations of nutrition services through direct supervision of both non-exempt employees and entry-level exempt professional employees.

Key Duties

-Directs daily operations of nutrition programs and ensure customer and client satisfaction levels are met.

-May provide direct nutrition care to population served

-Establishes and executes operating standards, implements quality improvements, manages the budget and communicates them to other departments.

-Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction for nutrition services.

-Promotes nutrition services and stays current with most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice.

-Manages employees to ensure they meet goals, cost controls deadlines, and collect outcomes.

-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).

-Assists in the development of new business service(s) for the client, regional or national initiatives, projects, and implements the service program(s).

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree

Basic Management Experience - 1 year

Basic Functional Experience - 2 years 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 74548

Category Nutrition

Relocation Type No

Employment Status Full-Time