Nutrition Service Tech Dietary PRN Days

Nutrition Service Tech Dietary PRN Days job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: Day
Schedule: PRN Relief

Nutriton Service Tech, Dietary, PRN, Days

We are looking for a Nutrition Service Tech to join our Dietary team in Albuqueruque, NM.

  This PRN job is located at Lovelace Medical Center, in the heart of Albuquerque, is an acute care hospital providing comprehensive care, including around-the-clock emergency care, surgical services, non-invasive robotic spine surgery, cardiology, stroke care, radiology and oncology services, including the state’s only Gamma Knife Center for non-invasive radiologic brain surgery.

Nutrition Services Tech Responsibilities:

  •   Assists Registered Dieticians in providing for the overall nutrition of selected patients including screening, assessment, and development of the plan of care .
  • Ensures proper communication of this plan is delivered to the patient identifying the patient’s learning needs and the care team.
  •   Monitors patients’ tolerance to diet and attends and participates in the development of care plans. 
  • Checks tray line to ensure that correct and acceptable food items are sent to patients.
  • Assists patients with menu selections, notes food preferences and/or allergies, documents special patient food requests, and delivers between-meal snacks to patients are requested.
     

Nutrition Services Tech Education and Experience job Requirements:

  • Minimum: High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Desired: 60 hours college with a minimum of 2 college courses in nutrition or an accredited diet technician course
  • Experience desired; not required
  • One (1) year experience as a diet technician or nutrition assistant preferred
  • Registration via the American Dietetic Association and/or Licensed by the State of new Mexico preferred but not required
  • Interpersonal skills, ability to handle multiple tasks
  • Ability to work on own or as an effective team member
  • Effective communication skills

Why Lovelace?
 

  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work, 2017 and 2018.
  • Midas+ Platinum Quality Award, 2016Truven Top 15 Health System, 2016
  • Recognized by Healthgrades for quality achievements in best specialty, cardiac, orthopedics, neurosciences, pulmonary, vascular and gastrointestinal categories.

Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

  ID:6752

Department / Location

Dietary
Lovelace Medical Center - Albuquerque, NM