The Diabetes Educator/Case Manager provides service through clinical education and consultation to the health system and community. The Diabetes Educator/Case Manager is responsible for coordination and completion of patient and family education with a focus toward diabetes self management and prevention or delay of complications. Direct patient care is required for all age groups. The position has access to confidential patient financial and organizational information and functions independently and in collaboration with other healthcare team members.
Bachelor's degree (BSN) or equivalent required. Masters degree preferred.
Certification as a Diabetes Educator or progress toward achieving CDE required. 3-5 years recent clinical experience.
Since 1895, Adena Health System has remained focused on its commitment to provide patients with the best healthcare and personal service.
Today, Adena Health System includes three hospitals (Chillicothe, Waverly and Greenfield) and six regional clinics, with a total of 311 beds. Adena is here to provide quality healthcare for the more than 400,000 people who call south central and southern Ohio... home. With more than 3,000 employees, Adena serves as an economic catalyst for the region.
Adena offers our patients leading edge services in the areas of heart health, cancer diagnosis and treatment, women's health, children's health and orthopaedics. The skilled physicians and medical staff at Adena provide a number of specialty services that are typically found in larger medical centers. These include: open heart surgery; da Vinci robotic surgery; cardiac catheterization; cancer care; advanced orthopaedic procedures; high level MRI testing; and a Level II pediatric nursery.
As the only health care provider in south central Ohio with da Vinci robotic surgery and the most advanced MRI capabilities in the region, Adena is well-positioned to provide patients with advanced care, close to home.
As a non-profit hospital, founded on religious beliefs, Adena treats every patient with respect and compassion. Be assured you or your loved one will receive exceptional care at any Adena facility.
Adena Regional Medical Center: A 261-bed inpatient facility in Chillicothe, OH features an emergency department, diagnostic and treatment services, advanced surgical suites (including da Vinci Robotic Surgery), intensive/cardiac care, medical office building and the Adena Health Pavilion, which includes outpatient surgery, physician offices and the Adena Sleep Center.
Adena Greenfield Medical Center: A 25-bed inpatient facility in Greenfield, OH features an emergency department, inpatient rehabilitation unit and medical/surgical, diagnostic and treatment services, as well as family practice and specialty physicians.
Adena Pike Medical Center: A 25-bed inpatient facility in Waverly, OH features an emergency department, medical/surgical unit, rehabilitation, and a same-day surgery service.
Adena Cancer Center: Opened in early 2012, the state-of-the-art center offers patients close-to-home access to some of the most advanced technology in cancer care. The Center enables patients to be seen by their specialist and receive treatments all in one convenient location.
Adena Health Centers: Located in Chillicothe and at regional sites in Circleville, Hillsboro, Jackson, Oak Hill, Washington Court House and Waverly, OH, Adena Health Centers include physician offices, diagnostic and treatment services, physical, occupation and speech therapies. Urgent care services are offered in Chillicothe and Waverly.
Adena Home Care and Hospice: Provides highly personalized, quality care to patients of four service lines -- home health, hospice, home respiratory and home infusion.
Adena Rehabilitation and Wellness Center: Provides physical, occupational, massage and industrial rehabilitation, as well as orthopaedics, sports medicine, women's health, vestibular, fibromyalgia and chronic pain programs, as well as industrial and specialized hand programs.
Adena Counseling Center: Provides a wide range of outpatient counseling services, including group, individual and family counseling. A variety of support groups also meet at the center.
Off-Campus Physician Offices: A number of physician offices are located throughout the region served by Adena. They include offices for family physicians, endocrinologists, gerontologists and urologists.
WHAT DEFINES US
Adena’s Mission – To Care, To Heal, To Educate
Adena’s Vision – "To be instrumental in creating healthy, thriving communities!"
Adena’s Guiding Principle –“Treat others as you would want to be treated.” Matthew 7:12
Adena’s Values – Integrity, Quality, Excellence, Trust