Registered Nurse Diabetes Educator
Company: Trident Medical Center
Posted on: March 26, 2020
Description SHIFT: No Weekends
Is your current role providing you the opportunity to live, work
and play in one of the nation's most desirable places to live -
Charleston, SC?? The more than 2,600 employees who provide care at
Trident Health are committed to building healthy communities in
South Carolina's historic and progressive Lowcountry.? Our shared
values of compassion, excellence and ownership help us stay focused
on our patient's needs.? As our region grows, so does our
opportunity to care for more patients.? Do you share our values??
If so, we invite you to learn more about Trident Health and the
opportunities to work with us.? Trident Health is a 445-bed HCA
Healthcare hospital system comprised of two acute care hospitals -
Trident Medical Center and Summerville Medical Center - as well as
two free standing emergency departments - Centre Pointe Emergency
and Moncks Corner Medical Center.? Both Healthgrades and Leapfrog
recognized Trident Health as among the nation's hospitals for
patient experience and safety.? Want to join our tradition of
excellence?? ?We?d love to hear from you. Come join our team of
dedicated professionals that are committed to delivering patient
care that is personal and meaningful. Why don't you apply now?
Qualifications:We are searching for a Diabetes Educator for a PRN
position in our state-of-the-art Diabetes Education Center.?The
Diabetes Educator is responsible to the Nursing Director/Chief
Nursing Officer for the delivery of quality patient care utilizing
the nursing process. Apply your nursing knowledge derived from
education and experience as foundation for patient care,
communication, and documentation on the unit.
Position Summary:Works with Diabetes Education Supervisor to
coordinate outpatient diabetes education program including
curriculum development, physician liaison for referrals and disease
management, data collection, billing, marketing and maintaining
program recognition.? Job may include direct supervision of
students at the discretion of the area supervisor.? ?Assists with
inpatient diabetes management program including education and
orientation of staff, and physicians, data collection and
interpretation, patient education, development of protocols and
order sets related to improved glycemic control, development of
policies/procedures related to inpatient diabetes management.?
Functions in role of expert clinician educator.? Collaborates with
medical and ancillary staff.? Monitors clinical care of patients
and provides clinical support to improve patient care and outcomes
for inpatients.? Included within each of these role functions is
ability to act as patient advocate, change agent, and leader.
Essential Core Functions:?
? Provide quality patient care, in keeping with the philosophy and
objectives of the hospital and department.?
? Maintain and support the standards of nursing care and practice
in order to meet the health care needs of patients, their families
and the community.?
? Prescribes, delegates and coordinates all nursing care provided
to assigned patients and is responsible for meeting all standards
associated with performance, nursing practice and nursing
- Current unencumbered South Carolina or Multi-state Compact
Registered Nurse License,?
- or Registered Dietitian required
- Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) preferred.? If not CDE upon
hire, must obtain within 2 years of hire
- Minimum bachelor?s degree in Nursing or Bachelor?s degree in
Food Science and NutritionExperience:
- A minimum of 3 year of experience in Medical/Surgical or
Critical care setting is required
- Performs in accordance with delineated job responsibilities and
satisfactorily completes a yearly evaluation based on these
- Must possess the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively
meet the needs of the patient/internal & external customer.
- Program building experienceSpecial Qualifications:
- CDE preferred or intent of attaining CDE
- In addition, 15 CEUs /year in diabetes education must be met to
- Experience and ability to participate in implementation and
evaluation of inpatient diabetes care process.??
- Establishes and maintains collaborative relationship with
physicians, nursing, and ancillary departments to provide highest
level of patient care in order to meet or exceed patient and
internal client expectations.
- This is a full time day shift position?
- Monday - Friday 8a-5p
We are so excited to speak with you about this phenomenal
opportunity. Apply to hear more.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
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