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HOST-FOOD AND NUTRITION-FT DAYS

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 Job Title: HOST-FOOD AND NUTRITION-FT DAYS
 Company Name: Sherman Health Systems
 Employment Type: Full Time
 Location: ELGIN, IL, United States
 Department: Food & Nutrition
 Salary: Highly Competitive
 Shift Hours/ Days: M-F 6:30AM--3:00PM AND 7:00AM-3:30PM
 Shift Details: EVERY OTHER WEEKEND ROTATION
 Hours/Pay Period: 80
 Degree Required: High School/GED
 Job ID: 13-004663
 Date Posted: May 3, 2013
 Years Experience: 1
 Note:  Please read the complete description below before applying for this job.
  Complete Description

PURPOSE:   

This position serves as liaison between the food and nutrition department and the nursing staff/patient to insure compliance with the department and hospital patient satisfaction out comes.  The host assures the patients dining experience is positive through effective use of customer service techniques and providing a quality mea..

ACCOUNTABILITIES AND JOB ACTIVITIES:

Performs patient care related activities as related to Food and Nutrition

  • Responsible for the accurate entry of the patient menu related to the patient's diet order
  • Collects patients trays after meals
  • Responsible for communicating with patient and family members regarding meal likes, dislikes, other meal concerns
  • Demonstrates active involvement in patient services and works with nursing units in a team approach to problem solving and quality improvements
  • Assisting in achieving the department's overall meal score on the third party patient survey.
  • Delivers meals to patients following department customer service standards
  • Participates in food tasking and test try evaluations.
  • Prepares and maintains assigned units floor stocks
  • Perform responsibilities of diet office or trayline when necessary
  • Follows department guidelines regarding assigned units dirty carts.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • Ability to accurately count and perform basic mathematical functions
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions
  • Ability to relate to a diverse audience of individuals

    EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

    • High School education
    • Food service or customer service experience preferable
    • Computer or data entry skills preferable

    SPECIAL JOB CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Ability to work under time constraints
  • Ability to work under time constraints
  • Ability to work under time constraints
  •  Additional Information

    Weekend and/or Holiday Rotation may be required.

    Sherman Health is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunities and we do not discriminate against our employees or applicants because of their race, sex, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status or any other protected group status.