Sodexo has an excellent opportunity for an energetic Registered Dietitian to come join their dynamic team as a Clinical Nutrition Manager at Methodist Specialty & Transplant Hospital. Methodist Specialty & Transplant is a HCA hospital located in San Antonio,Texas.
Position will report to General Manager and ideal candidate will:
- Be directly responsible for the patient trayline, diet office and clinical nutrition personnel and programs
- Position will lead the department in monitoring all Patient Satisfaction indicators (tray audits, host audits, meal rounds & assessments) and the posting of results.
- Work closely with Nursing in Patient Satisfaction arena and work with patients providing nutrition assessments and patient education
- Position is 80% Clinical 20% Patient Services and will provide education to employees along with the remainder of the management team
Functions as the in-unit lead Clinical leader for a medium to large account or multiple accounts under one contract in a system. Manages the daily operations of nutrition services through direct supervision of both non-exempt employees and entry-level exempt professional employees.
-Directs daily operations of nutrition programs and ensure customer and client satisfaction levels are met.
-May provide direct nutrition care to population served
-Establishes and executes operating standards, implements quality improvements, manages the budget and communicates them to other departments.
-Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction for nutrition services.
-Promotes nutrition services and stays current with most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice.
-Manages employees to ensure they meet goals, cost controls deadlines, and collect outcomes.
-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).
-Assists in the development of new business service(s) for the client, regional or national initiatives, projects, and implements the service program(s).