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Sodexo Registered Dietitian 1 in MERRILLVILLE, Indiana

Unit Description

We are the Communities we serve!

This account is part of the SodexoMAGIC portfolio of business.

Use your passion for service to create a positive impact and make a difference in the communities we serve! SodexoMAGIC is a joint Sodexo/ Magic Johnson venture and SodexoMAGIC promises to empower the communities we serve by offering best-in-class food & facilities management solutions, which create a positive impact and make a difference in the lives of our clients and customers. SodexoMAGIC offers our dedicated service via the following Sodexo segments: Corporate Services, Hospitals, K-12 Schools, Universities

Sodexo is seeking a Full -Time Registered Dietitian at Methodist Hospitals in Merrillville, IN. This position would be responsible for providing nutrition management for adult populations, across a wide variety of disease states.

Grow your career with a team that shares your desire to make a difference!

The successful candidate will:

  • Provide nutritional care for a variety of inpatient units;

  • Perform quality improvement initiatives such as patient satisfaction rounds and monthly test trays;

  • Educate healthcare team member, including physicians and nurses;

  • Participate in nutrition related community outreach for the hospital

Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have:

  • Registered Dietitian Credentials (or RD eligibility);

  • Detitian Licensure in the State of Indiana;

  • One year clinical experience working in an acute care setting,performing nutrition assessments on adult patients including those on nutrition support, preferred;

  • Experience with the nutrition care process and electronic health record charting (EPIC);

  • Eperience with Nutrition Focused Physical Exams;

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills;

  • Good time management skills, be a self-starter and a team player;

  • The ability to work well with physicians, nursing and ancillary staff.

The SodexoMAGIC partnership represents the union of two global brands that operate at peak performance. Sodexo, a long-standing leader in “quality of life solutions” around the globe, and Magic Johnson Enterprises, the brainchild of NBA all-star Earvin Magic Johnson, who literally took the game to new heights. To learn more about SodexoMAGIC and read a message from Earvin “Magic” Johnson himself clickhere. (http://sodexomagic.com/)

Position Summary

Responsible for providing direct basic nutrition services

Key Duties

-Provides nutrition care to population served to ensure needs and customer satisfaction levels are met.

-Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction to ensure account retention.

-Manages, promotes, and educates others on food and nutrition programs according to Sodexo standards and policy.

-Collaborates and communicates with culinary and clinical departments on established processes, special diets, and menu requests and probes potential problems and apprises manager of status on resolution of problems or issues, using appropriate Sodexo resource when necessary.

-Ensures compliance with all federal, state and local regulations as well as Sodexo/client policies and procedures (e.g. Health Dept., HIPAA/Privacy Act, Joint Commission, quality assurance, safety, operations, and personnel) by keep abreast of the most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice.

-Follows operating standards, implements quality improvements and communicates them to other departments..

Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree

Basic Functional Experience - Meets eligibility requirements for certification as a Registered Dietitian

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

Location US-IN-MERRILLVILLE

System ID 668355

Category Nutrition

Relocation Type No

Employment Status Full-Time

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