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Job Description Summary :

Supports the departmental mission of providing pleasant mealtime experiences to patients, associates, physicians, volunteers, visitors and public through the proper washing and sanitizing of dietary utensils and equipment and delivery of services and transportation of food service carts to patient care areas.

 

Essential Responsibilities:

1. According to specific procedures, clean utensils including dishes, glassware, trays, pots, and pans, equipment and equipment parts either by hand or machine.
a. Uses dishwashing equipment according to departmental procedures.
b. Is familiar with all cleaning agents and their proper use and disposal.
c. Maintains a sufficient supply of clean utensils and dishes on hand to meet demands.
d. Stores clean pots and pans in proper manner according to departmental procedures.
e. Delivers meal carts or requested items to nursing units in a timely and efficient manner according to procedure and policy.
f. Communicates effectively to Expeditors, Starters, Room Service Specialists and Call Center Specialists.
g. Retrieves soiled meal carts from patient care areas.
h. Cleans food carts.
i. Cleans dishes, dish machine and dish room according to policy.
j. Washes pots and pans utilizing the three stage washing technique.
k. Creates a service culture.
l. Serves as a quality assurance control point for every aspect of the At Your Service program.
m. Ensures all actions reflect the overall program service goals.
n. Assumes the role of a patient advocate.
o. Performs other duties as requested.
2. Keeps work area clean and sanitary at all times.
3. Replenishes chemicals as needed to ensure proper cleaning and sanitizing.
4. Creates a culture of service.
Education and Experience Required:

Eighth grade education.

Work Shift :

1st Shift (United States of America)Scheduled Weekly Hours :

7.5

About Hendricks Regional Health

Hendricks Regional Health is a nationally recognized, not-for-profit, charitable, healthcare organization with a deeply rooted legacy of community service. Opened in 1962, Hendricks is a Magnet® hospital for nursing excellence and is accredited by Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP).

The Hendricks culture is built on our vision to be the community’s indispensable healthcare partner and on these seven values: Respect, Empathy, Integrity, Courage, Collaboration, Loyalty and Engagement. More than 2,000 associates live these values each day through a shared philosophy of patient-centered, high-quality, low-cost care.

Most recently, the organization earned an “A” score in the Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades, placing it among the safest hospitals in the United States. Hendricks has also achieved recognition by Healthgrades as a national trendsetter in the patient experience, as well as a five-star performer for the quality of its treatment in Stroke and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.

As the largest employer in Hendricks County, Hendricks has earned accolades by the American Heart Association for providing innovative workplace wellness programs to its staff as well as employer partners across the region. Hendricks staffs a full complement of physicians in a variety of specialties at locations in Danville, Avon, Plainfield, Brownsburg, Lizton and Bainbridge.