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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Call Center Associate-Emory Temporary Services in Atlanta, Georgia




  • Takes calls from patients and/or patient families for menu requests and utilizes room service diet software to process order.

  • Proactively guides the patient or patient family member in a positive manner through the ordering process making suggestions, as needed.

  • Processes new diet orders, transfers and discharges.

  • Processes menu orders for patients who can not place orders by phone or who have a preselected menu order.

  • Identifies and calls patients who have not ordered their meal and either facilitates the meal order or documents the reason for meal refusal.

  • Identifies patient food preferences and enters them into room service software.

  • Redirects calls if unable to handle a question.

  • Communicates and discusses special needs with other departments such as nursing.

  • Persons in this position maintain a high level of contact with the patient and family and are expected to exemplify Service.

  • Ensures that the menu order is accurate and appropriate to the patient¿s prescribed diet order.

  • Monitors patient meal orders and communicates skipped meals or repeated small meal orders to the appropriate clinical dietitian.

  • Processes nourishment orders and labels and keeps track of tube feeding orders for the units.

  • Effectively communicates any concerns or problems to the dietitians or management staff as appropriate. For administrative and tracking purposes, monitors, collects and/or records operation specific data. Performs other related duties as required. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • 1 year of call center work experience.

  • Additional experience in food service, hospitality or customer service preferred.

  • Demonstrated skills in customer service, critical thinking, problem solving and written and verbal communication.

  • Ability to make sound judgments while quickly processing information.

  • Proficient computer and web-based software skills including the ability to adapt to regular changes in software programs and processes.

  • Knowledge of modified diets preferred.

  • Ability to read, write, speak and communicate in English.

  • Ability to follow and give oral and written instructions.

  • Ability to clearly and pleasantly communicate with patients, patient family members, hospital personnel and co-workers.

Additional Details

Pay Rate: $13.50/hr

Varied work schedule must be able to work all shifts available Monday through Sunday*

All final candidates must receive satisfactory results on all pre-employment processing, which may include: Background check, References, Drug and Nicotine Testing and Health Assessment.

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Division Human Resources

Campus Location Atlanta, GA, 30084

Campus Location US-GA-Atlanta

Department HR:ETS Administration

Job Type Temporary Part-Time

Job Number 42134

Job Category Food Services & Dietetics

Standard Hours 35 Hours

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