Carolina Mejia Velasquez

  • Park Forest, IL
Carolina Mejia Velasquez

Work History

Work History
2012 - 2013

Catering Associate

St. Joseph's/Candler Hospital
  • Supports the Department of Food and Nutrition by providing patient meal service to include: patient menu selection, tray assembly and delivery and retrieval of patient trays.

  • Responsible for timeliness, accuracy and the safe food handling of trays and items to designated patient care areas.

2011 - 2012

Dietetic Technician

Wellstar Kennestone Hospital
  • Identify at nutrition risk patients based on screening criteria and refers to the Clinical Dietitian for follow-up.

  • Assess patients nutrients needs according to age and diseases specific considerations.
  • Collaborates with the Clinical Dietitian and members of the health care team in providing nutrition therapy.
  • Provides nutrition education to the patient and family members on appropriate food selections and eating behaviors to accomplish patient goals.
2010 - 2011

Volunteer

Wellstar Paulding Hospital
  • Collaborate and shadow the dietitian while she visited the patients and residents in the hospital.

  • Help the nutritionist with the weight triggers of the residents.

  • Help the kitchen personnel with cafeteria, food process, and cleaning of the kitchen.
2005 - 2010

Waitress

La Parrilla Mexican Restaurant
  • Serve customers soft beverages and appetizers.

  • Responsible to wait tables while customers arrived to the restaurant
  • Provide an excellent customer service to restaurant customers.
  • Responsible to check out sales at the end of each shift to the manager.

Education

Education
Aug 2012 - May 2015

DPD with an Individualized Supervised Practice Pathway (ISPP)

Dominican University

River Forest, IL

2007 - 2010

Bachelor of Science in Dietetics

Life University

Marietta, GA

2000

English as a Second Language

Interactive College of Technology

Chamblee, GA

1987 - 1998

High School Graduate

Colegio Franciscanas

Pereira, Colombia

Skills

Skills

Language

  • Fluent in English and Spanish as well as read and write with high proficiency.
  • Spanish Medical Interpreter Course (Bridging the GAP)

Computer

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Power Point, Office.
  • Experience in EMR: CBOARD, McKesson, Epic.

Portfolio

Portfolio

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