Diabetes Center Educator/ Diabetes Center / Full Time Days / St. John


St. John Health System


Posted Under: Tulsa, Oklahoma jobs in Other; Other jobs in zipcode 74101
Posted On: 2017-04-21 06:00:00

Additional Job Information

Title: Diabetes Center Educator

City, State: Tulsa, OK

Location: St. John Medical Center

Department: Diabetes Center

Additional Job Details: FT Days Job Description

Job Summary:

The Diabetes Center Educator assesses, plans, implements and evaluates educational activities for diabetes patients, related staff and community groups.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides diabetes self-management education and training to diabetic patients and their family members utilizing curriculum approved by the American Diabetes Association.
  • Works collaboratively with multi-disciplinary diabetes care team to implement plan of care.
  • Reinforces diabetes education and instruction to staff nurses and support staff.
  • Develops and distributes educational materials to community.
  • Responsibilities may very over time. Required to perform other duties as required for the efficiency and effectiveness of the department and job role.
  • Registered Dietitians would also coordinate with designated staff to effectively integrate medical nutrition therapy.
Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • One or more of the following:
      • Certified Dietitian/Nutritionist credentialed from the Commission on Dietetic Registration.
      • Certified Exercise Physiologist
      • Licensed Occupational Therapist
      • Licensed Pharmacist
      • Physical Therapist.
      • Licensed Registered Nurse with valid Oklahoma license.
      • Licensed Social Worker
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Certification specializing in Diabetes Management credentialed from the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE).

Education:

  • Diploma
    • Educational degree as required by discipline to obtain registration and licensure in the state of Oklahoma

Work Experience:

  • Minimum 2 years clinical experience preferred. Clinical teaching experience, insulin pump experience, or continuous glucose monitoring experience preferred. Certified Diabetes Educator preferred.
Marketing StatementSt. John Health System is a fully-integrated healthcare system, serving more than 3,500 patients every day, encompassing eight hospitals in northeastern Oklahoma and southern Kansas. The health system also includes primary and specialty physician clinics, outpatient treatment centers, urgent care facilities and a regional medical laboratory. St. John Health System is part of Ascension Health, the nation's largest not-for-profit Catholic health system. Our promise of medical excellence and compassionate care is at the center of our Catholic mission as we serve the sick and needy in our communities. The mission of St. John Health System is to continue the healing ministry of Jesus Christ by providing high quality healthcare. Our Core Values are Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity and Dedication. These values are expressed every day in our actions with patients, families and co-workers. How To ApplyWelcome to St. John Health System's online application process! Applicants may proceed by clicking on the \"Apply Now\" button. To apply later, return to the Employment page at .

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If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact Ascension Candidate Care at 1-855-###-####. Equal Employment OpportunitySt. John Health System is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the EEO is the Law poster: EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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