Spectrum Health Children's Human Milk and Formula Tech Butterworth Weekends in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Facility: Helen DeVos Children's Hospital - GRAND RAPIDS, MI
Classification: Part-time no Benefits PTO (A3)
The Human Milk/Formula Technician position is responsible for the preparation, distribution, inventory, and management of Human Milk (HM), Donor Human Milk (DHM) and infant/pediatric formulas.
Interprets physician and Registered Dietitian orders for feeding. Calculates recipes based on feeding orders.
Utilizes electronic medical record and other software programs.
Cleans mixing tools and work area. Monitors stock of supplies and expiration dates.
Prepares formula and breastmilk mixtures using aseptic techniques in a clean area. Considers allergens and prevents cross-contamination.
Uses techniques and tools to precisely measure liquids and powders.
Follows standard work to maintain patient safety.
Delivers prepared feedings to nursing units.
Collaborates/communicates with other Clinical Dietetic Techs, Lead Clinical Dietetic Techs, Registered Dietitians, nursing staff, and patients’ families.
Education - High School Diploma or equivalent
Licenses - ServSafe Food Handler Certification within 30 Days of hire
Education - College level courses in Nutrition, Health, or Science related field
Experience - 1 year of experience typically gained through skills/knowledge/abilities in relevant area
Spectrum Health grants equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, religion, genetic information, marital status, height, weight, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other legally protected category.