About the Job

Job Title

Clinical Nutrition Manager

Job Category

Food Industry


Nutrition Management Services Company
Yonkers, New York 10701

Job Description and Requirements

Nutrition Management Services Company, founded in 1979, provides nationwide comprehensive healthcare food service and facilities management. We are committed to serve cost-effective, highly nutritious food in a clean environment. Our healthcare client base is comprised of long-term care facilities, independent and assisted living facilities, continuing care retirement communities, acute care hospitals, rehabilitation centers, and psychiatric and chemical dependency facilities.

Our goal is to continue to be the best provider of food service and facilities management in the healthcare industry.

Nutrition Management Services Company is seeking a Clinical Nutrition Manager to join our team in lower Westchester County, New York.

Key Responsibilities include:

- Oversee overall clinical operation by coordinating the nutrition care program for each resident and/or patient which includes the assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation and delivery of nutrition services with the support of the staff dietitians
- Work in conjunction with clinical operations team to ensure compliance with county, state and federal regulatory standards
- Maintain Registered Dietitian status
- Provide nutrition education to patients/residents, family members and staff
- Stay current by reviewing all pertinent literature regarding nutrition and communicating the information to staff
- Hire, train and evaluate the clinical dietitians and support staff as needed
- Assure proper documentation in the medical records
- Improve patient/resident and staff food service satisfaction
- Elevate customer satisfaction and customer relationships
- Maintain the menu management system in the department
- Oversee QAPI measurements for the department and report findings as required
- Actively participate on designated facility committees and other related facility/department functions
- Supports a team approach for improved nutrition and food services

⢠Credentialed as a Registered Dietitian by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)
⢠Masterâs Degree in nutrition or related field preferred
⢠Minimum of 5-7 years of experience in long-term care and/or acute care combined
⢠Prior management/supervisory experience
⢠Prior experience in a unionized setting preferred
⢠Computer literate with EMRs and menu management systems
⢠Ability to communicate with various levels in the organization to include management, patients/residents, client, and associates
⢠Highly skilled in diet office systems and processes
⢠Previous experience in high volume, complex service operations
⢠Comprehensive knowledge of food delivery trends with a focus on food quality, food cost controls, and plate presentation
⢠Extensive experience with menu development and implementation
⢠ServSafe certification preferred
⢠Be eager to learn and embrace corporate culture and systems
⢠Flexible and adaptive to rapidly changing priorities and work demands
⢠Possess strong interpersonal and organizational skills

We Offer:

Vacation and Sick Time
Benefits package
Opportunity for career advancement


Candice Cilio


[posted Dec 7, 2016]

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