Sutter Health Diet Aide (Per Diem) Modesto in Modesto, California

Description

Serving the greater Stanislaus County with 423 acute care beds,

Memorial Medical Center (MMCM at http://www.memorialmedicalcenter.org/patient/cancer/index.html ) provides a full continuum of care, including:

  • 24-hour emergency care

  • inpatient and outpatient surgery

  • specialty services in obstetrics, pediatrics, nuclear medicine, dialysis therapy, diagnostic imaging, intensive care, sleep disorders and physical therapy

  • a Level II Trauma Center

Memorial Medical Center is an accredited Chest Pain Center and STEMI (heart attack) Receiving Center .

MMC is part of Sutter Health at http://annualreport2015.sutterhealth.org/ , one of the nation’s top five large health systems at http://news.sutterhealth.org/2016/04/25/sutter-health-named-among-top-u-s-health-systems/ thanks to its integrated network of physician, employee and volunteer pioneers—more than 60,000 people strong. Rooted in Sutter Health’s not-for-profit mission, these team members partner to deliver exceptional care that feels personal. From physician offices to hospitals to outpatient care centers and home services, they proudly support and learn from the more than 3 million people in their care—nearly 1 percent of the U.S. population, in one of the most diverse and innovative regions in the world.

Primarily responsible for coordinating the distribution, collection and processing of patient menus for the Dining and Nutrition Service Department. Responsible for accurate collection and recording of data in meeting the patient's nutritional care needs. Is familiar with all types of patients and their diet prescriptions, including, but not limited to the following: geriatric, pediatric, adolescent, cardiac, oncology, diabetic, renal, dysphasic patients.

Benefits provided:

  • Healthcare/Dental/Vision

  • Wellness Program

  • Retirement/Pension Plan

  • 403(b)

  • Flexible Spending Account

  • Paid Time Off

  • Employee Discounts

  • Tuition Reimbursement*

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent.

  • Ability to read, hear, and verbally communicate in English to the degree required to perform the job.

  • Ability to perform routine mathematical calculations.

  • One (1) year work experience in a health care setting or successful completion of a minimum 2 year college degree.

  • Must demonstrate excellent written/verbal interpersonal communication and problem solving skills.

  • Ability to complete computer training related to patient services.

  • Must be able to travel in and out of Stanislaus County, including transcontinental travel. If MMC and/or own vehicle used on company business, must possess valid California Driver's License and upon request proof of liability insurance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior computer experience.Knowledge of special diets, medical terminology associated with diets, portion control and sanitation procedures. Must demonstrate competency within 90 day probation period.

  • AA degree

Primary Location: California, Central Valley, Modesto

Organization: Memorial Medical Center, Modesto

Employee Status: Regular

Employee Referral Bonus: No

Benefits: Yes

Position Status: Non-Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Variable

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days

Weekend Requirements: Other

Schedule: Per Diem

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: Varies

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.