Nutrition - Baystate Health

Req#: R22231
Category(s): Allied Health Clinical Professional, Nutrition
Full Time / Part Time: Per Diem
Shift: First


Formula Technician retrieves all enteral nutrition support orders and enters them in the dietary computer system. Accurately mixes, labels and delivers the prescribed oral and tube feeding products for all in-patients requiring enteral nutrition support. In addition, the Formula Technician sanitizes and delivers specialty feeding devices for neonates as needed. Formula Technician is also responsible for maintaining the cleanliness of the formula room.

Job Responsibilities: 

1) Communicates with the nursing staff, food service staff and clinical team to facilitate accurate and timely delivery of ordered enteral products.

2) Retrieves enteral nutrition support orders and enters them in CBord accurately.

3) Maintains clean room procedures for the formula room.

4) Accurately mixes neonate and pediatric formula utilizing gram scale and other measuring devices.

5) Prints labels and affixes them to enteral products accurately.

6) Delivers enteral nutrition products to appropriate patient care units. Records travel time for mixed formula.

7) Facilitates delivery of new orders.

8) Re-stocks formula and water.

9) Picks up, sanitizes and delivers specialty feeding devices for neonates.

Required Work Experience: 

1) Customer service experience

Preferred Work Experience: 

1) Foodservice and/or healthcare experience preferred

Skills and Competencies: 

1) Able to speak, write and comprehend English

2)  Basic math skills

3)  Ability to follow directions

4)  Verbal communication skills

5)  Familiarly with using Windows based software

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GED or HiSET (Required)


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Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

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