- Masters of Nursing
- BLS/AED Certification from AHA (current)
- NYS Nurse Practitioner License
- NYS Registered Nurse License
Position Requirements:Master's Degree, with minimum of 3-5 yrs experience as an NP with the Diabetic population. Demonstrated competency as a Nurse Practitioner. Current NYS Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner License/Registration. ANCC or AANP certification as an Adult or Family NP required;AHA BLS required.
Position Responsibilities:Perform approved diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and assist MD with procedures.
This Diabetic Nurse Practitioner will
- be a clinical expert liasison among the Patient Care Services Department, Emergency Department and the Department of Endocrinology/Medicine as it pertains to the care of the diabetic patient
-assist in developing and sustaining an environment of excellence in patient/family service, growth and development of staff and application of eveidence based practice. As program leader this NP will round on diabetic patients in the hospital.
-will ensure that educational outcomes are met before discharge.
This NP must hold National Board Certification as a Diabetes Educator (CDE) and must have experience developing diabetes education programs and reducing inpatient length of stay.