Diet Clerk at Mayo Clinic (Phoenix, AZ)
Company: Morrison Healthcare
Posted on: November 27, 2022
*Summary: *Under the direction of the Clinical Nutrition
Manager, responsible for patient contact, nutrition care, patient
menu management, data collection, nutrition screening, and
communication of patient needs.
*Essential Duties and Responsibilities: *
* Assists patients in completing menu selections in compliance with
prescribed diet, as assigned by dietitian. Offers alternatives to
menu as allowed on prescribed diet in accordance with food
allergies or sensitivities, cultural, ethnic and religious
preferences, when patient inquires or needs additional
* Take calls from patients for meal selections - room service
* Prepares and distributes supplements, tube feedings, and enteral
formula in an accurate and timely manner.
* Adheres to facility confidentiality, HIPAA regulations, and
patient rights policies.
* Complies with regulatory agency standards, including federal,
state and JCAHO.
* Completes all required documentation, reports and logs.
* Follows facility and department infection control policies and
* Participates in facility-wide and department Performance
Improvement Program and on Performance Improvement teams to improve
processes and patient care.
* Performs other tasks that may be assigned.
*Education and Experience: *Associate degree (A. S.) in Dietetic
Technology or equivalent (following The Commission on Dietetic
Registration curriculum) OR Bachelor degree (B.S.) from four-year
college or university.
*Language Skills: *Ability to read and interpret documents such as
safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure
manuals; write routine reports and correspondence; speak
effectively before customers or associates of facility.
*Mathematical Skills: *Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and
divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common
fractions, and decimals; ability to compute rate, ratio, and
percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
*Reasoning Ability: *Ability to apply common sense understanding to
carry out written or oral instructions; ability to deal with
problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized
*Other Qualifications: *possess necessary skills to effectively
operate hospital's admission, discharge and transfer (ADT) system,
and other computer-based systems which manage patient-care records
and meal ordering programs
*Physical Demands: *
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly
required to sit, stand, talk or hear. The employee frequently is
required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach
with hands and arms. The employee must regularly lift and/or move
up to 10 pounds and frequently lift and/or move up to 25
*Work Environment: *
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is
occasionally exposed to extreme cold and extreme heat. The noise
level in the work environment is usually loud.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Pay: From $18.98 per hour
* Dental insurance
* Health insurance
* Life insurance
* Paid time off
* Referral program
* Vision insurance
* 8 hour shift
* Day shift
* Monday to Friday
* Weekend availability
Ability to commute/relocate:
* Phoenix, AZ 85054: Reliably commute or planning to relocate
before starting work (Required)
* Day Shift (Preferred)
* Night Shift (Preferred)
Work Location: One location%58047475%
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