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Work Schedule/Shift

8AM - 5PM

Req. No

2769

Job Title

Diabetes Educator - Clinic

Market

CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances

Category

Education and Research

Facility

CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Medical Arts Plaza Tyler

Address

619 South Fleishel
Tyler, TX  75701
US

Type

FULL TIME

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Summary:

Responsible for diabetes management instruction, documentation and follow-up on patients identified through physician referral. Conducts quality and effective diabetes self-management education program classes. Accountable for ongoing evaluation of program, performance improvements, physician and patient phone calls/correspondence. Primarily responsible for out-patient appointments. Develops, implements, and evaluates community educational events. Participates in community diabetes screenings. Maintains AADE Recognition Program status.

Requirements:

  • Must be a graduate of an accredited school for dietitian or professional nursing.
  • Must be licensed in the State of Texas as a Registered Dietitian, Licensed Dietitian or Registered Nurse
  • Position requires CPR through the American Heart Association or American Red Cross
  • Must have National Certification for Diabetes Educators (CDE) or willing to obtain within 1st year of employment.
  • Candidate must have exposure to patient teaching in a doctor's office or hospital.
  • Prefer 1-3 years of direct teaching diabetic patients or teaching medical nutrition therapy in adult and pediatric populations.
  • Must have strong presentation skills for teaching.
  • Prefer candidate with knowledge of AADE guidelines and the Diabetes Recognition Program protocol. Also prefer knowledge of type1, type2 and gestational diabetes management.
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