Staff RN - Diabetes Education

Location
Canton, GA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Dec 05, 2017
Closes
Dec 16, 2017
Specialty
Education, Other
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position Description
The Diabetes Educator will be responsible for providing diabetes education activities for inpatients, outpatients, and individuals and groups of adult patients with diabetes. Coordinates the diabetes education plan with other team members, and acts as liaison to the primary nurse and physician.
Position Requirements
Graduate of an accredited nursing school with one (1) year experience in Diabetes Patient Care, or patient education. Good written and oral communication skills. Ability to work effectively with a multidisciplinary team. Demonstrated knowledge of adult education principles. CDE within one (1) year of hire.

License/Certification Requirements: Yes

Work Hours: 8a-4:30p

Weekend Requirements: No

On-Call Requirements: No

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Our team members report that our state-of-the-art environment, work/life balance, reputation as a leader both locally and nationally, continuing education offerings, growth opportunities, and pay/benefits/pension plan are why they chose --- and chose to stay with --- Northside Hospital.
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Service Area Overview
Diabetes & Nutrition Services at Northside Hospital offers the communities who count on us for comprehensive diabetes, nutrition, and weight management services. The focus of our efforts? To help
people with diabetes learn more about their disease while developing the skills needed to make healthy lifestyle changes. It’s these life-long changes that work to minimize the risk of complications from
diabetes and while empowering patients and educating families.

Patients are supported by our multidisciplinary team approach to nutrition which includes interactions
with registered dietitians, clinical exercise physiologists, and other health specialists. Our program is accredited by the American Diabetes Association. For professionals who want to make a difference
in a collegial department, we feel more like family than co-workers.

At Northside Hospital, we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support real work/life
balance and continuing education, and offer great pay, benefits, and a pension plan. For information on
rewarding careers with Northside Hospital, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the Top 25 Places to
Facility Overview
Northside Hospital-Cherokee

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Discovering what‘s possible at Northside Hospital-Cherokee in Canton, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Here, you’ll find growth and support in one of our system’s newest facilities.

Our 84-bed, not-for-profit, full service community hospital is expanding. We are excited about our brand new 105-bed replacement hospital that will open in May 2017. As we’ve made more room for growth in Surgery, Emergency, Maternity, and Outpatient Services --- while continuing to provide the personalized, high quality care for which we are known --- our people have found a place to call home on our new 50-acre campus.

Along with our strong ties to the community, what resonates most with our team is our focus on continual learning and work/life balance. How encouraging co-workers are. And the importance of great pay, benefits, and a pension plan.

We are a state-of-the-art setting for opportunity, top quality health care, and you.
Ready to make a difference --- and a better living?
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