Nutrition Care Clerk, Environmental Services

Job Description

UC Health is hiring a full time Nutrition Care Clerk at the Daniel Drake Center.

As a Nutrition Care Clerk, you will receive, process and implement diet changes utilizing computerized system. Assist patient in menu selection and deliver patient meals.

About Daniel Drake Center

As a member of UC Health, Greater Cincinnati's academic health system, Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care has served the Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky region for more than 165 years. It is the region's premier provider of post-acute and transitional care services, offering a complete range of inpatient and outpatient services including medically complex care, skilled nursing, assisted living, wellness services and research. Daniel Drake Center helps patients recover from catastrophic injury and illness including multi-system organ failure, complex wound care, traumatic brain injury, stroke and spinal cord injury. It offers a comprehensive care continuum and a variety of services to help patients throughout their recovery.


  • Receive, process and implement diet changes.
  • Respond to inquiries from patients, family members or health care providers regarding meal service or other dietary needs/requests.
  • Receive and deliver meal trays, tube feeding and nourishments to patients and/or patient units. Assist patients with tray set-up.
  • Retrieve soiled trays from rooms, patient care units and return to kitchen. Utilize approved scripts when delivering and collecting meal trays.
  • Utilize effective problem solving techniques, which promote respect and cultural sensitivity. Check patient unit refrigerators for supply of bulk juices/milk. Order juice/milk to replenish to par levels. Deliver bulk juices to patient unit refrigerators.
  • Check food products in refrigerators for correct labeling and expiration dates. Dispose of products incorrectly labeled and expired.


  • High School Diploma GED
  • Associate degree or bachelor's Degree preferred

Benefit Details:
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Employee Paid Short- and Long-Term Disability
  • 401K
  • Tuition Reimbursement Opportunities
  • Community Discounts

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About UC Health

UC Health is an integrated academic health system serving Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. In partnership with the University of Cincinnati, UC Health combines clinical expertise and compassion with research and teaching-a combination that provides patients with options for even the most complex situations. Members of UC Health include: UC Medical Center, West Chester Hospital, Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care, Bridgeway Pointe Assisted Living, University of Cincinnati Physicians and UC Health Ambulatory Services (with more than 900 board-certified clinicians and surgeons), Lindner Center of HOPE and several specialized institutes including: UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute and the University of Cincinnati Cancer Center. Many UC Health locations have received national recognition for outstanding quality and patient satisfaction. Learn more at