At Boston Children's Hospital, the quality of our care - and our inclusive hospital working environment - lies in the diversity of our people. With patients from local communities and 160 countries around the world, we're committed to reflecting the spectrum of their cultures, while opening doors of opportunity for our team. Here, different talents pursue common goals. Voices are heard and ideas are shared. Join us, and discover how your unique contributions can change lives. Yours included.
This Mother's Milk Dietetic Tech will be responsible for:
Assisting the Clinical Dietitian in providing the optimal nutritional care to patients, which can include formula preparation and food related tasks. Screens at-risks patients who may be at nutritional risk and provides supportive clinical care and follow-up.
Preparing specialized breastmilk nutrition by preparing diets of donor human milk; skim human milk, or high calorie hind milk.
Assisting in inventory of breastmilk, formulas, supplements and supplies.
Utilizes appropriate equipment such as Creamatocrit and Centrifuge for specialized preparation.
To qualify, you must have:
Completion of two years occupationally specific education, training, or an Associate's degree in Nutrition or closely related field. Bachelor's degree in Nutrition preferred.
Certification in ServSafe is preferred.
Minimum of one year of related experience.
Analytical skills to resolve problems that require the use of basic scientific, mathematical, computer or technical principles.
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing and provide empathy in difficult interpersonal situations.
Proficiency in a nutrient analysis programs.
This is a per diem position - but preferred coverage needs are weekdays and weekends, potential shifts are 9:30a-6p, 7:30a-4p and 11:30a-8p
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Internal Number: 3177493
About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.