HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Dietary Assistant in Jacksonville, Florida

Is your current role providing you the level of challenge and fulfillment you are looking for? If not, consider Memorial Hospital of Jacksonville. The core of our values emanates from our continued focus on improving the health and quality of life for residents in the communities we serve. To accomplish this we aim to identify top talent aligned with our values and dedicated to cultivating our mission.

We invite you to learn more about the fantastic opportunity, who we are and how you can join our dynamic team. Memorial Hospital of Jacksonville. For over 45 years, Memorial Hospital has been a leader in providing quality healthcare to Northeast Florida. Memorial Hospital is a 418-bed acute care hospital offering a full line of services, including 24-hour emergency care at three different locations. We feature an accredited Chest Pain Center, certified Stroke Center, dedicated Heart Center, Bone and Joint Center, and Memorial’s maternity center, Special Beginnings. We want you to join our tradition of excellence. Intrigued?

We’d love to hear from you. Come join our team of dedicated professionals that are committed to delivering the best patient care in the world. Why don't you apply now?


*Benefits: As a PRN employee you will enjoy flexible scheduling, competitive compensation and a huge opportunity for growth as you'll be joining one of the largest and most successful hospital corporations in the country. *


We are searching for a Dietary Assistant for a PRN position. The Dietary Assistant performs a variety of tasks that facilitate the provision of food services and nutrition support to patients, employees and visitors.


Essential Core Functions: * Assists the patient and/or family member with menu selection * Collects patient menu tickets for tray assembly * Delivers trays to patients and collects soiled trays * Prepares and delivers late trays * Delivers snacks * Notifies Dietician of any irregularities * Tends to patients food service requests * Informs nursing of patients needs outside of food service * Accurately tallies last minute special items needed for each successive meal. Informs cooks of necessary food items * Checks tray line to ensure 100% tray accuracy * Checks patient’s diet order per meal according to diet manual and patient food preferences, allergies, and food intolerances * Responsible for patient satisfaction of meal service through delivery of all meals daily * Accurately collects and tallies patient food items for the next day * Demonstrates the ability to obtain and send pertinent information to and from nursing units * Demonstrates basic knowledge of therapeutic diet and always uses, as reference, the * approved Diet Manual and other guidelines provided * Consistently demonstrates a willingness to help on work that needs to be done; willing to stay late to finish patient care responsibilities Maintains required logs for HACCP and snack tally on a daily basis * Demonstrates ability to obtain completed patient surveys on a monthly basis as required

Qualifications: * High School diploma or equivalent – preferred * 1 year of food service experience

Job: *Food Services & Nutrition

Title: Dietary Assistant

Location: Florida-Jacksonville-Memorial Hospital of Jacksonville

Requisition ID: 02525-14059