Company: Kaleida Health
Posted on: September 11, 2023
**Auto req ID:**
10093 - OCH Food and Nutrition
Assists the clinical dietitian with the provision of Medical
Nutrition Therapy for assigned patients/clients. This involves
evaluation of criteria to indicate current nutritional status,
development and implementation of nutritional care plans, education
of patient and families regarding diet therapy, and evaluation of
patients menu selections to assure that nutritional requirements
are met within the constraints of the ordered diet.
For OCH Site Only:
1.Process and complete orders including preparation and delivery of
all infant formulas according to written guidelines and quality
2.Maintains a safe and sanitary environment by following
departmental infection control guidelines
3.Uses correct technique to measure solids and liquids
4.Calculates new formulations or standardized recipes and obtains
verification of those formulations with the Registered Dietitian
responsible for that patient.
5.Communicates with patient care areas regarding problems with
formula orders, formula storage, or administration.
6.Maintains daily records of patient profiles or updates
computerized patient profile regarding infant formula orders
including allergy information.
7.Inventories and maintains sufficient formula room stock
8.Maintains a daily log of refrigeration and heating equipment
temperatures in the formula room.
9.Assists in training other employees in formula preparation and
proper handling techniques as needed.
1.Demonstrates mathematical ability sufficient to interpret orders,
measure ingredients, and perform complex mathematical
2.Demonstrates the ability to work under time constraints in a busy
environment while maintaining careful attention to detail.
3.Demonstrates effective communication skills and the ability to
relate to a variety of people
Visual Acuity Requirements - WCHOB Formula Lab - Close visual
acuity to perform an activity such as: preparing and analyzing data
and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; extensive
reading; visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, or
using measurement devices.
**Minimum or Preferred Qualifications:**
Associate of Applied Science in Dietetic Technology or equivalent
granted by accredited college or university is required. 1 year of
experience in Dietetic Technician preferred. Registered Dietetic
Technician within 1 Year preferred. Registry eligible with
registration credential earned within 1 year of hire.
Grandfathering applies to registration requirements for employees
hired/ transferred into position prior to 1/1/2000.
** For clinical positions, other than Registered Nurse and nursing
support positions, internal applicants must have been employed in
the same job title as the per diem position for which they are
applying or in a comparable area of practice. Internal and External
applicants must have a minimum of nine (9) continuous months of
comparable work experience within two (2) years of the time the per
diem job is posted. All applicants will be required to satisfy all
**Scheduled Work Hours:**
21 - SEIU 1199 CHOB TECHNICAL
**Weekend/ Holiday Requirement:**
Weekend and/or Holiday Scheduling RequiredEqual Opportunity
Kaleida Health is committed to diversity and believes our workforce
is strengthened by the inclusion of and respect for our
Kaleida Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action
employer. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and
will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion,
sex, national origin, citizenship status, creed, gender, gender
identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, veteran
status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis
for an employment decision.
Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation
to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you
require a reasonable accommodation to apply for or perform your
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