Registerd Dietitian DIABETES EDUCATOR

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
Jan 19, 2018
Closes
Feb 20, 2018
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara Norfolk General Hospital is seeking an experienced RD Diabetes Educator to work full time. Requirements include Bachelor's Level Degree - DIETETICS, Registered, and three years of work exp in that field.

Plans and coordinates education and care of patients/persons with diabetes across a continuum in collaboration with other disciplines, community agencies and Sentara subsidiaries. Provides staff education, educates/counsels patients to promote wellness and prevention of complications in persons with diabetes. Serves as a clinical resource person for the clinical staff serving the inpatient population.

Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree - DIETETICS

Experience
Required: Diabetes - 3 years

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Reg Dietitian

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Active Listening, Coordination, Critical Thinking, Instructing

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Certification in Diabetes Education (CDE) required within two years of hire. Expert clinical skills in diabetes patient education/care. Ability to perform all interventions and procedures necessary to care for diabetes patients.

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