Posted: Monday, November 6, 2017 7:36 PM
Job Description Please apply ONLY if you meet the minimum qualifications The Food & Nutrition Services Director plans modified diets as requested by the attending physician. He/she provides nutrition assessments for patients as needed, and counsels patients and their families on nutrition plans, food selections, preparation and nutritional principles. Monitors the performance improvement plans of the Food and Nutrition Services (FNS) Department and provides input in the development and implementation of patient care plans in relation to nutritional needs. The Food and Nutrition Services Director is also responsible for managing and coordinating all activities of the Food and Nutrition Services Department, which includes providing nutritious and attractive meals for patients and employees. He/She is responsible for supervising all FNS Staff, including hiring, training, scheduling, and disciplinary action. He/she is also responsible for maintaining an organized and sanitary environment, monitoring supply inventory, and monitoring purchasing of food and supplies as required, ensuring proper storage of food and supplies, and budgeting both financials and staff hours. Must know all TJC, CMS, Federal and State regulations pertaining to Hospital Food Service and Clinical Dietitian Management. QUALIFICATIONS Education: Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Nutrition from an accredited college or university. Experience : Requires a minimum of three (3) years dietary experience in a health care facility, with concentration in nutrition assessment and planning. Licensure: Requires registration with the American Dietetic Association. Company Description Founded in 1979 by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Alan B. Miller, Universal Health Services (NYSE: UHS) is one of the largest and most respected hospital management companies in the nation. For nearly 40 years, UHS and our affiliates have focused on meeting our patients (TM) healthcare needs across the hundreds of local communities we call home. The company operates through its facilities more than 240 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the US, Puerto Rico, the US Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom. In 2015, our 70,000 dedicated and talented employees treated more than 2.5 million people with dignity and respect. Sierra Vista Hospital, a 171-bed psychiatric care facility located in south Sacramento, is a full-service mental health facility and a center of support for patients and their families. Since 1986, we have offered our clinical expertise to those suffering from emotional, behavioral and addiction problems.
• Location: Sacramento
• Post ID: 20042517 sacramento