Providence Health & Services Certified Diabetes Educator in Hawthorne, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Certified Diabetes Educator (Full time/Day shift) for Providence Medical Institute.

In this position you will:

  • Monitor compliance and management of diabetes patients by tracking patient data.

  • Work with Endocrinologists to provide pump therapy.

  • Work with vendors to acquire supplies for patients.

  • Work with medical staff and support good diabetes management.

  • Prepare, review and maintain current instructional materials on diabetes.

  • Provide technical guidance and direction in development of diabetes programs and protocols.

  • Teach from current and approved Education Curriculums.

  • Provide technical guidance and direction in development of diabetes programs and protocols.

  • Assist with development of policies, procedures and programs.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE).

  • Bachelor’s degree in Foods and Nutrition and American Dietetic Association Registration.

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers from the American Heart Association.

  • Three years experience in diabetes management working with adults and children in an out-patient environment.

  • Must have properly insured vehicle available at all times to be able to offer educational programs at all sites and throughout the community.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing or other health care related field.

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence Health & Services is further developing its physician integration strategy. Historically, the largest asset has been Providence Medical Institute, a medical foundation that provides administrative and other support services to affiliated medical groups. Providence Medical Institute is expected to grow significantly in the next several years, bringing with it facilities, staff and physician growth to support that objective.

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 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 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: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Dieticians and Clinical Nutrition Specialists

Location: California-Hawthorne

Req ID: 154567