Sodexo Operations LLC Registered Dietitian 1 in WICHITA, Kansas
Sodexo has an outstanding opportunity for a Registered Dietitian to come join their dynamic team and Clinical Nutrition program at the Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, Kansas . For more than 100 years, Wesley Healthcare has provided exceptional care to thousands of families in Wichita, throughout Kansas, and Northern Oklahoma. Wesley Medical Center is an acute-care center licensed for 530 beds and 102 bassinets. The greater Wesley Medical center and Wesley Woodlawn hospitals are having a significant focus on bariatrics and outpatient consulting. Understanding of core bariatrics principles and pediatrics needs are beneficial skills to bring to this position.
Reporting to the Clinical Nutrition Manager , the ideal candidate will:
Be a Registered Dietitian
Have experience utilizing the nutrition care process, electronic medical records charting and will be responsible for conducting nutrition care and patient assessments for patients with a variety of disease states
Demonstrate excellent communication and customer service skills. Be able to work well with physicians, nursing, and ancillary staff and collaboratively as part of a team, as well as independently and be outcome focused
Have good time management skills, be a self-starter
Have prior experience in an acute care setting (internship may count for experience)
Responsible for providing direct basic nutrition services
-Provides nutrition care to population served to ensure 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.
-Follows operating standards, implements quality improvements and communicates them to other departments..
Qualifications & Requirements
Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree
Basic Functional Experience - Meets eligibility requirements for certification as a Registered Dietitian
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.
System ID 71116
Relocation Type No
Employment Status Full-Time