Indiana University Health

Diabetes Educator South Bend Clinic - RH

South Bend Clinic - RH

Job Location

South Bend Clinic - RH
340 W 10th St
Indianapolis,IN46202

Department

IUHP Diabetes Center-PR

Date Posted

November 19, 2020

Schedule & Shift

  • Days
  • Full Time

Requisition Number

000275019
This position exists to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate IU Health Physician's patient-centered disease management programs. The incumbent acts in collaboration with physicians and other healthcare professionals to provide comprehensive care. Utilizes approved protocols to achieve defined outcomes that improve a patient's quality of life. Acts as a resource in systems contribution related to disease management.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Qualifications for the Diabetes Educator Role

  • Basic Life Support certification required. Other advanced life support certifications may be required per unit/department specialty according to patient care policies.
  • Requires current state of Indiana nursing licensure.
  • Requires being a Certified Diabetes Educator or eligible to take the exam within two years and six months of hire date.
  • Associate's degree required, BSN preferred.
  • Ability to show sensitivity to issues and problems relating to quality of life for persons with diabetes.
  • Requires ability to apply critical thinking, problem solving and scientific investigation to clinical patient care.
  • Requires excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Requires ability to work independently and effectively in a team with professionals in a variety of disciplines.
  • Requires clinical experience working with diabetes patients..
  • Requires ability to function in multiple computer software systems.
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Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. Our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine gives our team members access to the very latest science and the very best training, advancing care for all. We’re looking for team members who share the things that matter most to us. People who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day. People who are always ready to apply themselves.