Nutrition Care Partner

  • MaineGeneral Health
  • Augusta, ME 04330, USA
  • May 24, 2021
Assistant/Support

Job Description

Nutrition Care Partner Augusta, ME Apply Job Description Summary: Are you nutrition focused and looking to help our patients make the best food choices? We are looking for the right candidate to work with our patients on the phone and at their bedside to review menu options and how they can fit into their Physician ordered diets. This is an exciting opportunity for the candidate with excellent communication and compassion skills. You will be trained on advanced nutrition software that assists us to meet our goal of delivering personalized patient care while practicing patient safety and enhancing satisfaction scores all at the same time. This part time opportunity is a great option to pair with a student schedule or a second job for the right candidate! Job Description: Meets with patients, Dietitians and other personnel as needed concerning patient nutrition needs. Assists patients with meal selections, either by phone or at bedside. Reviews menus and corrects selections with patient to comply with current diet order. Processes new diets and changes, examines diet orders/requests received, and records information as needed for patient care. Checks trays and snacks for accuracy, temperature and appearance. Assures delivery of meals within designated time frame. Identifies patient by full name and date of birth before taking meal order and upon delivery of meals. Maintains call center records, reports and files as required. The ideal candidate will have: Strong customer service skills 3 years or more experience in a food service environment, preferred Diet Knowledge preferred Experience in using a phone system Strong oral communication skills Proficiency in a suite of Microsoft Office applications Scheduled Weekly Hours: 0 Work Shift: Variable (United States of America) Job Exempt: No Benefits: Supporting all aspects of our employees’ wellness – physical, emotional and financial – is a critical component of being a great place to work. With the wide range of benefits and programs available, employees have the resources they need to be well at every stage of life and plan for the future. Physical Wellness: We offer wellness programs and resources to provide employees access to resources for a healthy lifestyle. Emotional Wellness: When life gets challenging, employees have access to our Employee Assistance Program for employees and anyone in their household. Financial Wellness: An employee discount program is available to all employees for services provided by MaineGeneral Medical Center. We offer eligible employees up to 2% of eligible pay in 403(b) company-matching contributions plus another 2% in the 401(a) retirement income plan. Career Mobility: Helping our employees develop their skills and grow their careers is critical to how we retain our talent and sustain our business. We do this by offering our teammates a variety of leadership-supported programs and learning and development resources for every stage of their professional development. We know that our employees are our most valuable resource – they’re how we grow our business and care for our community. Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability  Assistive technologies are available. Application assistance for those requesting reasonable accommodation to the career site is available by contacting HR at (207) 861-3440 . Apply Posted 2 Days Ago R429 About Us Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability: In furtherance of MaineGeneral's policy regarding Equal Employment Opportunity, MaineGeneral has developed a written Affirmative Action Program which sets forth the policies, practices and procedures that MaineGeneral is committed to in order to ensure that its policy of nondiscrimination and affirmative action is accomplished. The Affirmative Action Plan for Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities is available for inspection by any employee or candidate for employment upon request, during normal business hours, in the Human Resources Department. Assistive technologies are available. Application assistance for those requesting reasonable accommodation to the career site is available by contacting HR at (207) 861-3440 . EEO is Law Follow Us