Sodexo Inc. Registered Dietitian 1 in AUGUSTA, Georgia

Unit Description

Sodexo has an opportunity for a Registered Dietitian at Augusta University Medical Center, a 517-bed adult hospital in Augusta, GA. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated and have a desire to work with high-acuity patients. Experience writing parenteral nutrition orders a plus. Augusta University Medical Center is a Level 1 Trauma hospital with 68 adult critical care beds (Trauma, MICU, SICU, Neurology ICU and Cardiac ICU). The successful candidate will primarily cover adult inpatients, but will cross-train to provide coverage to pediatrics, as are all the dietitians.

The ideal candidate will need to have excellent communication and customer service skills, have a track record of proactive interaction with the medical team, and be a team player with leadership skills.

Licensure in GA is required before starting in this role.

Augusta University Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of Georgia (AUHealth) is the academic health center for The Medical College of Georgia (MCG) at Augusta University (AU). AU offers a Master of Science in Clinical Nutrition in the College of Allied Health Sciences, as well as, the Augusta Area Dietetic Internship. This is a growing, active medical community. There are lots of opportunity for growth and professional interactions. This is an excellent position to grow your career in a supportive environment.

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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.

System ID 77845

Category Nutrition

Relocation Type No

Employment Status Full-Time