Northern Westchester Hospital Huntington , NY 11743
Performs various clerical duties supporting department dietary operations. Generates, distributes and processes patient menus and orders.
1.Enters, updates and maintains computerized menus, patient dietary specifications and menu orders in department computer system.
2.Maintains accurate patient information regarding food restrictions, allergies, nourishment requirements, etc., in collaboration with clinical dietary staff.
3.Generates and distributes menus to patients throughout hospital.
4.Collects menus completed by patients and/or staff. Ensures completion and accuracy and processes menu orders accordingly.
5.Communicates any patient dietary issues in patient care areas to clinical dietary staff.
6.May participate in food service tray-line production. Ensures patient meal tray accuracy.
7.Gathers and maintains records of related department activity.
8.Performs related duties as required.
High School Diploma or equivalent, required.
Prior related experience, preferred.
Ability to communicate effectively.