RN Diabetes Educator PRN

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
Jun 11, 2018
Closes
Jun 29, 2018
Industry
Healthcare, Other
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, the area's first Magnet hospital, is accepting applications for a RN Diabetes Educator.
This is a Flexi (PRN), Day shift position.

Must have BSN and a minimum of 2 years Diabetes experience as a Registered Nurse.

Nurses are the heart of healthcare - compassionate collaborators with valued expertise and voices who provide and coordinator relationship-centered care on a 24/7 bases.

Sentara Norfolk General Hospital

Sentara Norfolk General Hospital is the region's first Magnet Hospital. It is a 525-bed medical center, and home to the area's only Level I Trauma Center, Burn Trauma Unit and Nationally Ranked Heart Program. In addition to a first rate heart program, the hospital is home to Nightingale Regional Air Ambulance and several dedicated facilities and specialized services.

Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!



The RN Diabetes Educator serves as an expert clinical resource for clinical staff and healthcare providers in the inpatient and outpatient settings to include support groups. The RN Diabetes Educator plans and coordinates care and education for patients with diabetes across a continuum in collaboration with other disciplines, community agencies and Sentara Healthcare subsidiaries. The RN Diabetes Educator provides patient, family, and staff education to promote wellness and prevention of complications associated with diabetes.

Education Level
RN-Bachelor's Level Degree

Experience
Required: Diabetes - 2 years

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

License
Required: Basic Life Support, Registered Nurse

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

Skills
Required: Active Listening, Communication, Coordination, Critical Thinking, Instructing, Judgment and Decision Making, Microsoft Word, Service Orientation, Speaking, Technology/Computer, Writing

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

Other
Certification in Diabetes Education (CDE) required within 2 years of employment. Demonstrates expert clinical skills in diabetes management, diabetes education and care.

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