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Highland Hospital Dietetic Office Assistant in Rochester, New York



Dietetic Office Assistant

Department/Cost Center:

822 - Patient Nutritional Services

Job Description:

Highland Hospital is seeking a per diem Diet Office Assistant. Primary days will be Saturday and Sundays; additional hours may be available during the week to cover vacations. Shifts will be 7:30am - 12 noon, 9-5:30pm and 10:15-6:45pm. Will be required to work 3-4 holidays per year.

Primary job responsibilities: Obtain patient meal selections either on the phone or while visiting the patient in their room. Also, visit patients to explain meal service procedure, obtain food preferences and clarify patient food allergies. Review meal tickets before each meal to correct patient selections when necessary in order to comply with physician diet orders as well as allergies. Majority of time is spent in the office answering phone calls from patients and hospital staff and computer data entry.

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Job Requirements:

  1. Education: High School Diploma or GED preferred; or equivalent experience.

  2. Experience: 1-2 years previous customer service or clerical work preferred.

  3. License/Certification Required: N/A

  4. Skills: Data Entry/Computer skills.

Employment Status:

Per Diem


varies, 8-20

Posting Title:

Diet Office Assistant



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The Hospital is committed to equal opportunity for all persons regardless of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.