UH Avon Rehabilitation Hospital is a joint venture between University Hospitals and Kindred Healthcare, bringing together the expertise of both world-class organizations. Opened in January 2016, UH Avon Rehabilitation Hospital is focused on improving the functional status of our patients after an injury or illness with the goal of returning our patients home safely.
To improve the health, function and quality of life of the people in the communities we serve.
To be the rehabilitation provider of choice, by providing high-quality care resulting in excellent outcomes and high patient satisfaction.
The Nutritional Services Manager directs the activities of the Nutritional Services Department. Provides quality food service and nutritional care for the patient population, visitors, guests and hospital staff. Administers, plans and directs activities of department providing quantity food service. Establishes policies and procedures, and provides administrative direction of menu formulation, food preparation and service, purchasing, sanitation standards, safety practices and personnel utilization. Selects professional dietetic staff and directs departmental education programs. Coordinates interdepartmental professional activities, and acts as resource person to staff and management on matters pertaining to dietetics. Participates in CQPI activities and educates all staff members.
Plans and delivers nutritional care to patients according to the physicians' diagnoses. Performs as a member of the multi-disciplinary care team. Screens newly admitted patients to identify those at nutritional risk.
Recent experience in managing the food services in a medical facility.
Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing. Additional languages preferred
Basic computer knowledge.
Highly developed organizational skills.
Bachelor's degree in course work approved by the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education (CADE) of the American Dietetic Association (ADA).
Participates in continuing educational requirements to maintain registration