Company: Halifax Health Medical Center of Daytona Beach
Location: Port Orange
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Halifax Health is seeking a Dietary Clerk for the Food and
Nutritional Services Department. Summary The Dietary Clerk is
responsible for clerical activities in the clinical diet clerk's
office. This individual performs selective menu distribution,
collection and menu entry, prepares all late trays, serves as
liaison/problem solver between patient and Food and Nutrition
department and communicates as appropriate with tray line
supervisor/checker involving clinical diet accuracy. Job
Qualifications High School diploma or GED equivalentrequired.Strong
verbal communication required. Good organizational skills and
ability to work within pre-defined time frames and deadlines.
Ability to remain calm and efficient in the midst of varied
activity and stress levels. Ability to work well with others.
Ability to provide good customer service. Knowledge of clinical
nutrition highly desirable. Computer skills are highly desirable.
Job Duties and Responsibilities Maintain appropriate level of
infection control. Answers, directs, and initiates calls/pages from
the diet office telephone communication system. Directs production
requests/outside orders/supply requests to the appropriate
department area in a timely manner. Maintains adequate office
supplies and forms for daily work Communicates with the Nursing
staff to resolve diet order issues. Utilizes computer to print
production tallies, department reports and tray line tallies.
Maintains appropriate diet restrictions while adjusting patient
marked menus for modified diets. Coordinates nutritional care
responsibilities with the licensed staff to provide accurate diets
Communicates with patient and/or family to discuss and resolve Food
and Nutrition issues with a minimum of conflict. Assembles non
complicated patient trays according to diet/menu, established
techniques, portion control, and infection control. Assists with
data collection for Performance Improvement department studies.
About Us Halifax Health Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top
Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia
and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services
through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital,
community hospital, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center
with four outreach locations, the area's largest hospice, a center
for inpatient rehabilitation, primary care walk-in clinics, a
walk-in clinic specializing in women's health, two community
clinics, three children's medical practices, a home healthcare
agency, and an exclusive provider organization. Halifax Health
offers the area's only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke
Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency
Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete
Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level II
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born as early as
28 weeks. For more information, visit .
Keywords: Halifax Health Medical Center of Daytona Beach, Port Orange , Dietary Clerk, Other , Port Orange, Florida
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