Non-Clinical Careers at Lifespan

Room Service Host Job

Job Number: RIH18249

Job Title: Room Service Host

Department: Food & Nutrition Patient Svcs - 1014303

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

•Ability to read and communicate in the English language.
•Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals and the ability to compute percentages.
•High School graduate or equivalent preferred.
•Strong interpersonal communication and customer service skills.
•Strong basic computer skills.


•At least one-year previous food service or customer service experience is required.
•CBORD experience preferred.

Under the general supervision of the Patient Services Director and management team, the Room Service Host is responsible for communicating effectively, timely, and courteously with patients, family members, and staff members when distributing menus to all new admissions, obtaining meal choices and delivering/collecting patient trays snacks and tube feeding products. Responsible for communicating with nursing staff related to patients’ diet and meal delivery.

The Room Service Host is expected to embrace Lifespan’s mission of “Delivering health with care” and successfully role model Lifespan’s values of Compassion, Accountability, Respect, and Excellence as these guide our everyday actions with patients, customers and one another.