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Type: Full Time
Location: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Responsible for providing direct comprehensive nutrition services
-Directs nutrition care of special needs population to ensure nutrition 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 Sodexho 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.
-Establishes operating standards, implements quality improvements and communicates them to other departments..
Sodexo is seeking a Registered Dietitian to come join their dynamic team at The Lehigh Valley Health Network, a 1000 bed teaching network of three hospitals located in Bethlehem and Allentown, PA. Position will work 40 hours per week with benefits.
Reporting to the Clinical Nutrition Manager, the ideal candidate will:
Be a registered Dietitian with 1-2 or more years’ experience in an acute care setting
Manage the nutrition care process and have prior critical care experience preferred
Provide education to patients, as well as staff and work well with physicians, nursing, and ancillary staff
Possess the ability to creatively problem solve, work independently with minimal supervision and make decisions while working within a self-directed and team-oriented work environment
Have excellent interpersonal communication skills to interact with a wide variety of individuals and groups
Have strong time management and organizational skills to be successful in this position
Be able to work within the Leigh Valley Health Network locations
To learn more visit:https://www.lvhn.org/
To learn more about what Sodexo has to offer Registered Dietitians and view open positions, go to our Clinical Microsite: http://www.sodexodietitiancareers.com/