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Diabetic Educator RN

Location: Carmel, New York US

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Requisition Number: 10112

Position Title:

External Description:

Nuvance Health has a network of convenient hospital and outpatient locations — Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, Norwalk Hospital and Sharon Hospital in Connecticut, and Northern Dutchess Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center and Vassar Brothers Medical Center in New York — plus multiple primary and specialty care physician practices locations, including The Heart Center, a leading provider of cardiology care, and two urgent care offices. Non-acute care is offered through various affiliates, including the Thompson House for rehabilitation and skilled nursing services, and the Home Care organizations.

JOB SUMMARY: Provides educational services to diabetic patients and their families to promote self care and independence in diabetes management. Educational services include conducting a complete assessment of learning needs, developing a teaching plan, providing appropriate educational experiences, and evaluating effectiveness of education.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Education: Graduate from an accredited nursing program.

Licensure/Registration/Certification:

Currently licensed as a Registered Professional Nurse in New York State.

Currently certified as a Diabetic Educator by the American Association of Diabetic Educators.

Work Experience:

Competent as a nurse practitioner, minimum five years clinical experience.

Physical Requirements:.

May be on feet most of the day. Some lifting, stretching and other physical exertion, moving equipment and teaching. Often works additional shifts, as needed.

Work Environment:

May be exposed to patient’s conditions and some unpleasant sights, smells and contagious diseases. Required to attend off site functions.

Job Relationships (Responsible to/for, works with):

Responsible to the Director of Education and Training.

Works with Health Educator, and other members of the healthcare team.

Location: Carmel-PHC 670 Stoneleigh Avenue

Work Type: Part-Time

Standard Hours: 18.25

FTE: 0.480000

Work Schedule: DAY 6

Work Shift: Day shift 3 times weekly


Org Unit: 1120

Department: Continuing Medical Education

 

Exempt: Yes

 

Grade: S12

 

 

EOE, including disability/vets.


We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such assistance to complete this form or to participate in an interview, please contact Human Resources at 203-739-7330 (for reasonable accommodation requests only). Please provide all information requested to assure that you are considered for current or future opportunities.

City: Carmel

State: New York

Community / Marketing Title: Diabetic Educator RN

Company Profile:

Health Quest and Western Connecticut Health Network have combined to form a new nonprofit health system. The name for the new health system will be Nuvance Health. The new health system was created to provide communities across New York’s Hudson Valley and western Connecticut with more convenient, accessible and affordable care.

EEO Employer Verbiage:

Location_formattedLocationLong: Carmel, New York US

Job Number: 39098