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PRN Certified Diabetes Educator

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Department: Lee Health Solutions - Corp
Categories: Allied Health
Type: PRN
Shift: 8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Schedule: Variable

Description:

Responsible for managing the care of a defined patient population; developing expected patient outcomes, defining appropriate resource utilization and setting customer satisfaction goals. The Certified Diabetes Educator serves as a clinical expert, and provides education and consultation services to internal and external groups. The Certified Diabetes Educator collaborates with other professional staff to facilitate care across the continuum. The Certified Diabetes Educators will be critical to the overall strategic direction of Lee Diabetes Care with new initiatives. Certified Diabetes Educators will be responsible for providing patient education on diabetes.

Requirements:

Educational Requirements
Required:
  • Associate's in Healthcare
Experience
Required:
  • 2 Years in Diabetes Education

Additional Requirements:
  • Minimum of 1000 hours in Diabetes Self Management Education within the past 5 years preferred.
State of Florida Licensure Requirements
Required:
  • Registered Nurse License
  • Dietitian License

Additional Requirements:
  • Current license as an RN in the state of Florida or Florida Licensed Dietitian/Nutritionist. For physician pracetice locations, Registered and licensed dietitian only.
Certifications/Registration Requirements
Required:
  • CDE (Certified Diabetes Educator)

Additional Requirements:
  • CDE (Certified Diabetes Educator) required. National Registration as an RD (if dietitian). Must possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Must be flexible.