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Dietary Technician Per Diem Days Position Summary
Under general supervision, performs a variety of skilled and semi-skilled duties related to patientâ��s nutritional care such as: entering dietary data into the computer, maintaining accurate patient profiles, and obtaining patient food preferences. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned
Dietary Technician Per Diem Days Responsibilities
Examines diet orders and menus received from hospital units and prepares production sheets of specific food to be prepared for the kitchen staff.
Calls patient to assist/receive menu selection.
Processes new diet orders and changes to the patient diet order as required.
Generates and edits patient tray tickets and if necessary enter date into the computer.
Modifies diets following standards established by the Registered Dietitian.
Interview patients and/or caregivers to obtain food preferences if necessary.
Answers telephone calls and relays information concerning meal changes, complaints, or patient discharges to the Supervisor or Registered Dietitians.
Works, tray line/tray accuracy as required for timely and accurate patient services as needed.
DIETARY TECHNICIAN PER DIEM DAYS CANDIDATE WILL POSSESS THE FOLLOWING EDUCATION, LICENSE/CERTIFICATIONS, AND EXPERIENCE
Required: High School Graduate or equivalent. Preferred: AA Degree in Dietetic Technician or minimum2 years of college education in Nutritional and Dietetics
Required: 1 year in healthcare food service setting.
Required: Completion of an ADA Dietetic Tech Program is required Preferred: Dietetic Technician Registration (ADA)
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.