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Providence Health & Services Nutrition Services Clinical Systems Coordinator - Nutritional Therapy in Olympia, Washington


Providence Health and Services is calling a Nutrition Services Clinical Systems Coordinator (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to Providence St. Peter Hospital, Nutritional Therapy Department in Olympia, WA.

The Nutrition Services Clinical System Coordinator is a member of the clinical nutrition team and participates in strategic planning and implementation of clinical software programs within the Nutrition & Culinary Department. Participates in defining, implementing and improving nutrition and clinical information systems for nutrition care of patients within the SWR.

In this position you will:

  • Maintain clinical and business requirements for nutrition information systems used in the management and operations of an integrated healthcare system.

  • Participate in evaluating the effectiveness of existing nutrition information systems, assessing the potential for optimization, expansion and system integrations.

  • Support Clinical Dietitian and Nutrition Manager with projects that improve diet office clerks and dietitian productivity, measurements and goals.

  • Execute goals for nutrition information system activities.

  • Facilitate and collaborate with Information Services and other areas as needed to ensure the development and smooth implementation of comprehensive and effective nutrition information system solutions. (Epic, Computrtion interface)

  • Act as the Nutrition Department liaison between the System IT team, Computrtion Council and region ministries.

  • Participate in the systems development and maintenance activities, including review of systems analysis and design documents, cost/benefits analyses, proposals, projects plan and schedules.

  • Coordinate development of databases and date dictionaries for nutrition information systems for both ministries.

  • Identify and train users for all systems at both ministries.

  • Participate with all committees/task forces across disciplines as a representative of patient care for nutrition and clinical information systems.

  • Assure competency of nutrition system users. Develop, execute and track in-service education for the Nutrition Department at both campuses.

  • Coordinate huddles on both campuses and use as education tool for nutrition service employees.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Associate's Degree

  • Equivalent food service experience, IT, leadership, supervisory or management may be substituted for education requirements.

  • Must have at least three years’ experience working in an acute care hospital setting.

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Diet/Nutrition Aide

Location: Washington-Olympia

Req ID: 239170