Tandem Hospital Partners

  • Dietitian (PRN)

    Job Locations US-KS-Overland Park
    Job ID
    2018-1512
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Hospital Operations
    Shift
    Variable
    Rotating
    No
    Name
    Overland Park, KS - 75th St
  • Overview

    Saint Luke

     

    Saint Luke’s Community Hospital provides a modern approach to personalized, high quality, compassionate care. With neighborhood locations throughout the greater Kansas City area, specializing in 24/7 emergency services and inpatient stays, this leading-edge hospital concept provides greater access to patient care, while drawing on the breadth and expertise of the Saint Luke’s integrated health network. After listening to and engaging our communities, Saint Luke’s is pleased to offer its patients an exceptional patient experience, with convenient locations, short wait times, skilled patient care from board-certified physicians and experienced nurses, as well as dedicated lab, imaging and pharmacy services.

     

    Saint Luke’s has engaged Tandem Hospital Partners (THP) to provide management services to staff and grow Saint Luke’s Community Hospital.

     

    As an employee of THP you have the opportunity to work in a dynamic, new model of healthcare. You will experience a work environment that includes the best of both worlds, a new innovative healthcare hospital model, while also working in partnership with and representing the most reputable, recognized, and award-winning hospital brands in the United States. From excellent benefit plans to a family and service-oriented company culture, THP offers its employees a rewarding and motivating career with work-life balance, continuing education, and career growth opportunities.

     

    Job Opportunity – Dietitian (PRN)

    The Dietitian will conduct nutritional assessments, committing to the delivery of the highest quality holistic patient care, resulting in the best healthcare outcomes and extraordinary patient satisfaction in a highly collaborative team.

    Responsibilities

    Essential Functions

    • Upholds the values and mission of the Company
    • Sanitation Audits - Conduct periodic review of meal service, kitchen operations, food safety and sanitation
    • Meal Service Audits - Review and approve menus as needed to assure nutrition needs are met
    • Monthly kitchen review to include: expired food products, labeling, proper processes being followed, menu review with food vendor(s)
    • Quality Assurance Program to ensure the dietary department meets all required state and DNV accrediting regulations and guidelines
    • Cost Effective Menu Development with Standardized Recipes
    • Nutritional Analysis of Menus
    • Dietary Department Policy and Procedure Manual
    • Monitor and participate in in-service training in food service and food sanitation in coordination with facility Dietary Manager, corporate staff and as needed for a specific facility needs
    • Provide dietary consultations for patients on an as needed basis (via live in-person consult or via tele-consult)
    • Assist with Kitchen set up and education for new hires, specifically during facility openings

    Qualifications

    Minimum Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree or other advanced degree in Dietetics;
    • Registration with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (the credentialing agency of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics)
    • Licensed or certified by Kansas state requirements

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

    • At least two years of health care experience preferred
    • Knowledge of state or CMS regulations a plus
    • Excellent communication and organization skills
    • Customer service experience
    • Ability to work as part of a dynamic team and independently 

    Shift(s) Available

    PRN - Hours as required for inspections and training per state guidelines

     

    Location

    Kansas City, Kansas

     

    Travel Required

    Between Saint Luke’s Community Hospitals in Kansas City market

     

    Eligibility Requirements

    If you are applying for a position in the United States, you must be at least 18 years of age, legally authorized to work in the United States, and not require sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g. TN, H1B status), now or in the future.  The Company strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity and non-discrimination in all policies and practices, including the area of employment.  We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, Veteran status, gender identity or expression, genetic information or any other legally protected status.  We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

     

    The essential functions listed are typical examples of work performed by positions in this job description and are not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, tasks and responsibilities.  Specific duties and responsibilities may vary depending on department or program needs without changing the general nature and scope of the job or level of responsibility.  Employees may also perform other duties as assigned.

     

    About THP

    THP partners with leading hospital systems across the U.S. to build and manage state-licensed, CMS-accredited, acute care hospitals. Tandem’s strong clinical, retail, and hospital industry experience establishes us as the preferred partner in this emerging industry segment with the most experienced, collaborative, values-driven leadership team in the space. By partnering with Tandem, hospitals are able to accommodate the growing demand for health care services, resulting in more convenient access to high quality, patient-centric emergency and inpatient care for the communities they serve.

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