Certified Diabetes Educator

Category : Healthcare
Location/City : TX - Houston
Id : 34966

We are searching for a Certified Diabetes Educator to work in a hospital setting. You will be responsible for providing assessments, case management, education and ongoing management/monitoring to patients and families that promotes diabetes self-management in the inpatient and ambulatory settings. You will be responsible for the development and review of policies and procedures that apply to diabetes care.
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Job Duties & Responsibilities
  • Teaches patient and family skills for diabetes self-management
  • Evaluates patient needs at appropriate intervals and suggests appropriate management strategies
  • Develops and provides education materials and resources for staff and community
  • Maintains practice at appropriate levels by attending continuing education activities and researching evidence based practice
  • Provides case management related services including preauthorization paperwork

Skills & Requirements
  • Associate's degree in Nursing or a Bachelor's degree
  • Registered Nurse (RN) license issued by the Texas Board of Nursing
  • Registered Dietitian (RD) issued by the Commission on Dietetic Registration
  • Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) issued by the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators
  • Three years of professional clinical experience
  • A Registered Dietitian will also preferably be a Licensed Dietitian (LD) issued by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Dietitians

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