Swedish Health Services Nutrition Assistant - Nutrition Services in Issaquah, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Nutrition Assistant (0.6 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Nutrition Services at Swedish Issaquah in Issaquah, WA.
Assemble and deliver patient, visitor and staff meal orders in a high-volume, fast-paced environment to patients' rooms or designated locations. Responsible for orienting patients to the A la Carte dining program, visiting patients who did not place a meal order, and assisting them as appropriate or placing a "pre-order" for them. Maintain cash bank and process cash sale orders. Responsible for retrieving soiled meal trays from patient rooms. Perform related tasks as required.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Assemble trays according to standards, assuring all items on the ticket (dup) are on the tray. Check that plating guidelines and presentation standards have been followed.
Deliver meal trays to patient rooms, placing tray on bedside table within reach of the patient. (Exception: in critical care areas, locates nurse prior to delivery – only delivers if nurse requests and Isolation Rooms: places meal tray outside of patient’s room and notifies patient and nurse that the patient’s meal has arrived).
Deliver food orders to cash sales customers and processes transaction according to procedure. Record daily productivity on log and maintains acceptable delivery rate.
Consistently follow the GEL IN and GEL OUT procedure upon entry and exit of each patient room.
Consistently verify patient’s name and birth date upon delivery of meal to patient room.
Required qualifications for this position include:
One (1) year customer service experience
Current State of Washington Food and Beverage Service Worker’s Permit
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- One (1) year food service experience
About the Issaquah Campus.
With advances in technology, an environmentally friendly design and new hospital infrastructure, the campus is designed to be different. The new campus provides a broad range of inpatient and outpatient medical services including oncology, cardiac care, obstetrics, pediatric specialty care, emergency services, primary care and a host of other medical and surgical services and specialists.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Our Vision is Health for a Better World.
Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Food Service Attendant
Work Locations: Issaquah Main Bldg (WA171) 751 Ne Blakely Dr Issaquah, 98029
Req ID: 304493