Providence Health & Services Diabetes Educator - Registered Nurse ( Per Diem - Day Shift ) in Burbank, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Diabetes Educator - Registered Nurse ( per diem / day shift ) to Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Provide health care instructions to patient and family. Demonstrate procedures and testing materials

  • Help patients develop their own health program

  • Maintain established departmental policies and procedures, objectives, quality improvement program

  • Develop, implement, evaluate and revise educational programs to meet the continuing educational needs of employees in the workplace

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current California Registered Nurse License

  • Current Basic Life Support Certificationfor Healthcare Providers sponsored by the American Heart Association

  • Certified Diabetes Educator ( CDE )

  • Working knowledge of diabetes patient care management and principles of adult education

  • 2 years of diabetic experience with inpatients and outpatients

  • Demonstrated ability to teach individuals and groups in the management of diabetes

  • Curriculum design and evaluation skills

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing ( BSN )

  • Bilingual English/Spanish

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 414 bed acute care facility, known for its state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, has provided the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities for close to 70 years.

Many of our specialized services are provided within our Heart and Vascular Institute, one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers of heart attack victims; our Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for a Primary Stroke Center, and the Gold Plus Achievement Award from the American Stroke Association (2010); our Women's Pavilion, and our newly opened the Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center has an exceptional orthopedic program recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. And Providence Saint Joseph's Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery, and Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence designation from HealthGrades.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Education

Location: California-Burbank

Req ID: 136451