Providence Health & Services Nutrition Assistant in Torrance, California
Providence is calling a Per Diem, Day Shift Nutrition Assistant to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance in Torrance, CA.
In this position you will:
Oversee and provide paraprofessional nutritional care to hospital patients.
Provide patient care to the following age groups: infants, pediatrics, adolescents, young, middle and older adults.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition, Dietetics or related field at an accredited institution or graduation from a certified Diet Technician program and a Dietetic technician Registered (DTR).
Coursework / training completion of Didactic program in Dietetics.
Ability to establish and maintain a courteous and cooperative (service-oriented) working relationship with patients, families, visitors, hospital staff and coworkers.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
1 year dietetics experience in a hospital setting
Experience with an electronic medical record and diet office system
About the hospital you will serve:
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is a 436-bed non-profit hospital serving the greater South Bay communities of Los Angeles since 1960. We are proud of our reputation for clinical excellence, use of advanced technology, and a distinct focus on providing care with a personal, healing touch. In addition to the finest general medical, surgical, and critical care services, we offer a number of specialty programs including Cardiovascular Services, Women’s and Children’s Health, Oncology, and Emergency Care.
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is the only South Bay area hospital to be named a 100 Top Hospital by Truven Health; a distinction we have held four years in a row. As a recent recipient of the Premier Award for Quality by the Premier healthcare alliance and the American Hospital Association McKesson Quest for Quality, our commitment to outstanding patient care and operational efficiency is clear.
As a member of Providence Health & Services, a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, we believe strongly in respecting the dignity of each person and give special concern to the most vulnerable members of our community.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Health Care
Req ID: 230317