A wonderful new opportunity for a Diabetes Nurse Educator has now become available at an acute care facility right outside of Long Beach California. This facility is made up of 140+ beds and is well known for their high quality service, and state-of-the-art technology.
Diabetes Nurse Educator reports directly up to the Manager of Nutritional Services while working with other CD's all being registered nurses. A BSN or MSN is required for consideration of this opportunity as well as previous experience as a CDCES at an acute care facility of similar size. Team of nurses will consistently work together to ensure that each patient is educated on diet, and lifestyle changes to live and healthy happy life. Registered Dietitian's may also be considered for this opening while having at least 3 years of experience in treatment and education of diabetes services.
Responsibilities of the Diabetes Nurse Educator may include:
- Working with the Professional Education Department (PED) to provide diabetes presentations (speakers)
- Participate as a member of the healthcare team in ensuring continuum of care
- Be sure team of Diabetes Educators are in accordance with the Health Insurance Probability and Accountability Act (HIPPA)
The medical center is located in beautiful southern California where there is no shortage of beaches or world-renowned restaurants. The Diabetes Nurse Educator will live and work in a place where “Dreams Come True”. This area of California has been ranked in the top 100 Best Places to Live and Retire. The new Director will enjoy constant sunshine, sporting events, and delicious food all just a short drive away.
The Certified Diabetes Nurse Educator will be offered a competitive salary, Company 401K, medical, dental, vision insurance, PTO, and life Insurance.