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The family of Elizabeth (Betty) B. would like to thank you for the abundant kindness, care and concern you provided our dear Mom while she was at Whittier. Your jobs and the services you provide are challenging. Not everyone is cut out for that line of work, but we would like to commend you and your organization for putting together a staff to be proud of. While we were blessed to have received excellent care from the staff at Whittier, we would like to give special thanks for the sincere kindness showed to our Mom, Betty, and to our family by Liz and her co-workers. These ladies and men are a true credit to the nursing profession and we wish them the best in all of their future endeavors.


Whittier Rehabilitation Hospital Westborough

Menu Specialist

Location: Bradford, MA - Whittier Rehabilitation Hospital

Category: Dietary

Menu Specialist – Part Time 30 hours/week inlcuding every Saturday & Sunday

Primary Responsibilities:
• Distribute appropriate menus to patients and assist patients in the selection of diets. 
• Tabulation of daily production sheets and ensure accuracy of tray line.
• Adjust diet sheets and make appropriate changes in the Kardex. Modify menus to meet the prescribed dietary needs.
• Identify concerns in patient nutritional needs and discusses with Dietitian.
• Supervise tray line for accuracy and compliance; make adjustments as needed and provide quality assurance.
• Stock unit appropriate prescribed product for enteral feedings.
• Daily collection of physician dietary orders and logging changes in Nutrition Office.
• Distribution and collection of completed menus.
• Assist Dietitian in providing basic nutritional education to patients.
• Interview patients and/or family members to determine specific needs for cultural and/or social preferences.
• Tally menus and prepare production sheets for the kitchen.

Prerequisites:
• 3-4 years experience in food service.
• High school diploma required, or GED equivalent.
• Nutritional courses at post-high school graduate level preferred.
• Must possess basic math skills and an ability to work with basic calculations.
• Knowledge of growth and development across the life span. 
• Basic computer skills.

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