1+ months

Clinical Nutrition Manager 3

Rockville, MD 20850

Unit Description

Sodexo is seeking a Registered Dietitian for a Clinical Nutrition Manager 3 position at Shady Grove Medical Center.   Selected candidate will manage the nutrition program and Clinical Nutrition team at the 336 bed acute care hospital and attached 117 behavioral health facility.   Shady Grove Medical Center is part of Adventist Healthcare, the largest healthcare network based in Montgomery County.


                                                                                      $5000 Sign-On Bonus!


The successful candidate will:         

  • Supervise, train and develop a team of 7 RDs, a Diet Clerk and 5 infant feeding room technicians; 
  • manage the inpatient and outpatient nutrition programs at the acute care and behavior health hospitals;
  • operate Sodexos menu management system;
  • Interact with client medical staff and nursing on a regular basis; represent the department on hospital-wide medical staff committees.
  • Lead and drive Performance Improvement and Quality Management projects.
  • Provide nutrition care to a variety of patient units as needed.

The experience/qualities the ideal candidate will have:

  • Registered Dietitian credentials with a minimum of 3 years acute care clinical experience and at least 2 years of lead or management experience.
  • excellent communication and customer service skills; work well with staff and the C-Suite
  • skills in accreditation and regulatory readiness and review, and establishing and maintaining standards of care;
  • a persistent mindset and be innovative;
  • strong leadership ability and aptitude for program growth/development;
  • good time management skills, be a self-starter and outstanding team player.     

To learn more about Shady Grove Medical Center:  https://www.adventisthealthcare.com/locations/shady-grove-medical-center/

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Working for Sodexo:

How far will your ambition, talent and dedication take you? Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and career growth opportunities.Join a team of dietitians who are passionate about their profession, with patients at the heart of everything we do. As the largest private employer of dietitians we have tremendous job opportunities for registered dietitians who are looking to get more out of their career!

Position Summary

Functions as the in-unit lead Clinical leader for a large account, system or multiple accounts under the same contract or multiple contracts in a defined region.  Manages the daily operations of nutrition services through direct supervision of both non-exempt employees and entry-level exempt professional employees.Key Duties-Directs daily operations of nutrition programs and ensure customer and client satisfaction levels are met. -Establishes and executes operating standards, implements quality improvements, manages the budget and communicates them to other departments. -Maintains and develops client relationships and client satisfaction for nutrition services.-Promotes nutrition services and stays current with most recent nutrition-related trends, research, policy, certifications, and standards of practice. -Manages employees to ensure they meet goals, cost controls deadlines, and collect outcomes.-Ensures compliance with all federal, state and local regulations as well as Sodexo/client policies and procedures (e.g. Health Dept., HIPAA/Privacy Act, Joint Commission, quality assurance, safety, operations, and personnel).-Assists in the development of new business service(s) for the client, regional or national initiatives, projects, and implements the service program(s).



Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor's Degree

Basic Management Experience - 2 years

Basic Functional Experience - 3 years work experience in health care including hospitals, nursing homes, assisted or independent living facilities, long-term care, retirement homes, or clinics + registered dietitian.Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.


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Posted: 2018-12-18 Expires: 2019-03-31

About Us

Sodexo touches the lives of 75 million consumers in 80 countries every day. In North America alone, we serve more than 15 million consumers at 9,000 client sites. Wherever we work, our dedication to making every day a better day for people and organizations comes from one goal —to positively improve Quality of Life.


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