A Day in the Life
Conduct nutrition screening of newly admitted patients. Compile and organize data regarding nutrition risk, length of stay, and dietitian referrals.
Virtual rounding and communications with our patient-facing food service team (“Room Service Associates)”, inpatient Interventional Radiology / Lymphoma teams, and nursing to assure nutrition care plans align with patient and medical team goals.
Communicate with IT analysts and project managers regarding project status, expected time lines, and general ideas to improve dietitian workflow through IT updates.
1:00 - 4:00 PM
Scheduled outpatient appointments.
4:00 - 6:00 PM
Complete all documentation and organize schedule for tomorrow.
Log onto my remote Blackboard portal for Kent State University and complete healthcare informatics assignments, readings, and participate in group discussions.