AdventHealth Outpatient Diabetes Educator PT Days in Orlando, Florida
Outpatient Diabetes Educator AdventHealth Orlando
Location Address: 601 E Rollins St, Orlando, FL 32803
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Orlando
- Part Time, Monday – Thursday, 8:00am – 5:00pm, occasional Fridays evenings and weekends (20 hours per week)
You Will Be Responsible For:
Provides self-management instruction in group and individual sessions, in accordance with patient education standards set by the American Diabetes Association, departmental policy through effective application of teaching-learning strategies. Provides assessment and education in all content areas except individualized meal plan calculation for RN or insulin administration, comprehensive insulin pump and sensor training for RD. Includes all required documentation and follow-up. Incorporates special needs considerations when applicable.
Establishes individualized learning goals, objectives and educational plan in collaboration with the patient.
Evaluates patient upon completion of educational plan and provides remediation as indicated.
Provides ongoing health coaching utilizing only approved resources to effectively engage the client.
Actively participates and accepts responsibility for special projects such as risk testing, speaker requests, support groups and other community events designed to increase diabetes awareness.
What Will You Need:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED :
Nurse: Associate Degree in Nursing
Dietitian: Bachelor’s Degree in Dietetics
1-3 years of experience in field
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED :
1 year experience in diabetes specialty
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing or Master’s Degree in Dietetics preferred
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED :
Licensed in the state of Florida or multi state as a Registered Nurse or
Registered with the Commission on Dietetic Registration
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED :
Licensed in the state of Florida as a Dietitian
Certified Diabetes Educator.
The Outpatient Diabetes Educator, under general guidance, is responsible for providing age specific diabetes self-management education to patients and healthcare professionals. Provide diabetes education services in a new core delivery model as a health coach for corporate organizations and their employees. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility for maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all. Adheres to the AdventHealth Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of applicable local, state and federal agencies and regulatory bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.