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Catering Associate Full Time AdventHealth Waterman
Location Address: 1000 Waterman Way Tavares, Florida 32778
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Waterman
Career growth and advancement potential
High quality of life with low cost of living just outside of Orlando, Florida
Full Time, 7am-7pm and rotating weekends
You Will Be Responsible For:
Exhibits a friendly, caring attitude to patients when introducing the Catering to You program, taking menu selections, delivering trays, inquiring during catering rounds and retrieving trays
Takes patients menu selections prior to each meal
Complies with dietary restrictions on special, modified diets to ensure optimal food preferences are met within guidelines of diet order limitations
Offers alternatives to menu as allowed on prescribed diet in accordance with food allergies and sensitivities, cultural, ethnic and religious preferences, when patient inquires or needs additional selections
Assembles trays according to patients menu on tray tickets in a timely and accurate manner
Interacts with Nursing to ensure patientsâ™ diet prescriptions are accurate, and patientsâ™ food needs are met
Completes catering rounds after passing trays to inquire if patient needs anything else
Retrieves trays from patientsâ™ rooms shortly after completing round
Assists dietitian with monitoring of patients who are NPO, on liquid diets or have a calorie count ordered
Communicates any patient related problems/concerns to appropriate personnel, in a timely manner following departmental procedures
Adheres to facility confidentiality and patientâ™s rights policy as outlined in the facilityâ™s HIPAA policies and procedures
Follows HACCP guidelines when assembling and distributing food supplies to ensure quality and safety of food supply
Exhibits pleasant and cheerful demeanor and maintains a helpful attitude towards employees, physicians, patients, and visitors
What will you need?
Up to one month related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
High school diploma or GED preferred
Responsible for patient food service on assigned units, e.g., menu selections, tray assembly, tray delivery and pick up, special requests and needs, in-between meal food delivery.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.