Southern New Hampshire Medical Center
Department: Outpatient Diabestes Education
Schedule: Part time 1-29 hours
For more than 100 years, Southern New Hampshire Medical Center has honored our mission: to improve, maintain, and preserve the overall health and well-being of individuals living in the greater Nashua area by providing information, education, and access to exceptional health and medical care services.
We have literally been at the heart of better health for Greater Nashua. Our main downtown campus, a familiar landmark for generations, has grown along with the Gate City. Today, The Medical Center and our affiliated doctors and services extend across much of southern New Hampshire. Along with our growth has been the opportunity for many to build and enhance their careers within our organization. We encourage the professional and personal development of our employees and are proud of the workplace culture we have developed.
At Southern New Hampshire Health, we believe in the little moments and the power of small gestures. It is our desire to make every patient, family or visitor interaction meaningful.
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The outpatient Diabetes Educator provides clinical expertise for the education and management of persons with Pre-Diabetes, Type 1, Type 2 and Gestational Diabetes and for all age ranges – pediatrics, adults and geriatrics.
Associated degree required/Bachelor's degree preferred
Certification by the National Certification Board of Diabetes (CDE) required/CPT Preferred
1 to 2 years' experience in outpatient setting with patient teaching experience with some of it with patients with diabetes/1-2 Group class management experience preferred
Basic continuing education for ADA recognition/Must maintain 12 hours of continuing education in diabetes and educational principles every 2 years if not CDE
CDE- Knowledge of DM, Management of DM, Teaching Learning Principles, Behavioral/Health Change Principles preferred
BG monitoring, Insulin Administration, Insulin adjustments, EMR use required/Certified Pump Trainer preferred
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.