Certified Diabetes Educator Registered Nurse Eugene OR

Employer
Interpath Laboratory
Location
Cottage Grove, Oregon
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Apr 01, 2021
Closes
Apr 29, 2021
Ref
10949_4138-02cbe9489ab5cb0dae834d6547832be6
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Certified Diabetes Educator should identify and treat instances of current and prospective diabetes, educate on self-management techniques and track treatment adherence. In addition, evaluates and assesses nutrition status of patients, and screens patients for nutritional risk in accordance with established department protocols and standards. Plans and initiates medical nutrition therapy to patients if indicated by patient requirements and clinical protocol.

 


Education/ Certifications: 

  • RN licensure, or Nurse Practitioner, or PA with 1 year experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified. Licensure/Certification as a Certified Diabetic Educator.
  • Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.
Experience:

  • Ability to develop and deliver presentations.
  • Ability to effectively communicate medical information, test results, diagnoses and/or proposed treatment in a manner easily understood by the client.
  • Knowledge of clinical nutrition theory and practice.
  • Knowledge of sponsored nutritional programs and patient certification requirements.
  • Ability to draw conclusions and make recommendations based on research data and findings.
 


Support the organization's mission, vision, and values by exhibiting an ongoing commitment to the highest standards in all phases of the company's operations. Assume service-oriented attitude to gain a sense of pride and accomplishment. Accepts the team approach with dedication and commitment towards all work performed.


Ability to sit for long periods of time.

 

Ability to stay on task without direct supervision.


Praxis Health Equal Opportunity Statement
EOE Disabled/Veteran

 

Praxis Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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