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NYU School of Medicine Host Associate in New York, New York

NYU Langone Health is a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education. It comprises more than 200 locations throughout the New York area, including five inpatient locations, a children's hospital, three emergency rooms and a level 1 trauma center. Also part of NYU Langone Health is the , a National Cancer Institute designated comprehensive cancer center, and , which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. For more information, go tonyulangone.org, and interact with us on,,,Facebook,Twitter,YouTubeandInstagram.

Position Summary:
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Host Associate-Food Service.

In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for the processing and coordination of patient food and nutrition orders. Assumes lead role at times incorporating elements of operational duties to ensure the smooth functioning of the diet office and patient meal services.

Job Responsibilities:
Demonstrates knowledge of the organizations Service Standards and incorporates them into the performance of duties. Employs the principle of positive guest relations, maintaining a good rapport and cooperative working relationship with all patients including co-workers and multi disciplinary team members.
Is responsible for posting the daily census, getting the tallies to the runners, reviewing all messages, noting sick calls and assisting supervisor in securing operational coverage as needed. Maintains diet office systems including EPIC/CBORD. Ensures all printers and fax machine are working, and updates, corrects, and prints daily menus and diet changes for the Host Associates to ensure accuracy. Relays patient information from EPIC to managers as requested following HIPAA/PHI guidelines.
Maintains diet office systems including Epic/CBORD. Ensures all printers are working, and updates, corrects, and prints daily menus and diet changes. Relays patient information from Epic to managers as requested following HIPAA/PHI guidelines.
Prints and organizes patient menus for all nursing units.
Inserts new menus and pulls discharges so that new patients receive their meals in a timely manner and meals are not sent for discharged patients.
Processes all Quick Tray (in-between meal) orders or special patient requests to meet response time of 30 minutes or less to ensure patient satisfaction.
Assists supervisors in coordinating bulk supplies, special orders and tallies as directed.
Answers phones in a prompt and courteous manner and records calls on the Diet Office log as necessary.
Maintains communication with the clinical dietitians regarding patients and special orders.
Attends training classes and meetings as directed.
Maintains a safe, clean and functional work environment.
Maintains a professional appearance and speak in a courteous manner using good customer service skills.
Perform any other duties as assigned by management.

Minimum Qualifications:
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Some college and/or higher academic standing preferred.
Must be able to read, write, and speak English fluently, bi-lingual a plus.
Must have basic math, grammar, computer and keyboarding skills.
Must have interpersonal skills, and ability to perform service recovery if necessary to effectively interact with patients, families, employees and staff.
Ability to walk to assigned nursing units several times per day.
Previous hospital Food Service menu processing a plus.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

NYU Langone Health provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.

NYU Langone Health is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
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NYU Langone Medical Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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