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    Nutritional Services
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    1 - Day

Job Description


All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Up to $2000 Sign on Bonus
  • Benefits from Day One
  • Paid Days Off from Day One
  • Student Loan Repayment Program
  • Career Development
  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources
  • Mental Health Resources and Support

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varied Schedule

Every other weekend rotation

Location: 9100 West 74th Street, Shawnee Mission, KS 66204

The community you’ll be caring for:

At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission, formerly Shawnee Mission Medical Center, you're more than just a number on a chart. You're a whole person, who functions best when physically, emotionally, and spiritually fit. Find whole-person care, dedicated teams and staff, and a wide variety of medical services, all at our hospital in Shawnee Mission, Kansas.

The role you’ll contribute:

The Nutrition Care Assistant assist in nutritional care of patients with emphasis on hospitality.  Responsible for processing patient diet orders, patient requests and consultations via the computer.  Responsible for correcting and processing menus, preparing the meal count, running necessary computer programs, and coordinating the messages coming into the Diet Office.  Responds over the phone to patient and nursing requests in a professional, cheerful, caring and helpful manner.  Enters patient information provided by the Nutrition Services Ambassador I and Clinical Dietitians.  Works closely with the Clinical Dietitians.  Possesses excellent time management and customer service skills to meet patient needs.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Answers the phone with a helpful attitude, processes requests and records phone calls.
  • Understands basic diet information, and is able to assist patients' requests, discusses as needed with nursing and/or dietitians.
  • Strives to go above and beyond the customer's expectations and tries to satisfy the patient's needs even when it is outside the normal routine.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of Touch Point Dining and diet principles to fulfill patient requests.
  • Follows diet office routine to ensure reports, tally guides, nourishment sheets/labels, tube feedings and tray tickets are produced in an efficient, timely manner and is error free.


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • Minimum qualifications: High School Diploma or GED, 1 or more years of experience
  • Preferred qualifications: Prior experience in dietary

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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