LOCATION: LEWES, DE; BHC HEALTH CAMPUS – BUILDING 2 BMC
PART TIME; Flexible-hours/shifts may vary depending on department needs
RICH IN HISTORY, FOCUSED ON THE PRESENT, WITH AN EYE TO THE FUTURE!
Beebe Healthcare has become the premier healthcare facility in Sussex County, serving a thriving beach and vacation resort area and a growing year-round population. Beebe Healthcare offers you a unique opportunity to not only love what you do, but love where you live and work! Located in beautiful historic Lewes, Delaware, near Rehoboth Beach, Beebe Healthcare offers an array of inpatient, outpatient, emergency, and diagnostic services.
Summary: Provides individual and group education to persons with Diabetes, their families, and appropriate support systems about diabetes self-management and related issues. Addresses educational needs of other health care professionals who do not specialize in diabetes, and the public. Performs basic foot and nail care to individuals with diabetes. Administers diabetes health management education to children, pregnant women, adults, and elderly individuals within the Beebe Medical Center inpatient or community populations. Responsibilities: Coordinates, plans, implements, and evaluates the Outpatient Diabetes Management Education series. Provides information to the public and / or other health care providers regarding diabetes detection, treatment and management as requested and / or available. Maintains necessary criteria for ADA accreditation for Diabetes Education Program and for CLEA certification for blood glucose testing. Implements, evaluates and assists with revision of standards of care and clinical practice protocols for Diabetes Management.
* Utilizes problem solving skills to assist in identifying emerging patient care problems in area of specialty. Documents patient care to meet requirements for JCAHO and reimbursement. Participates in monitoring and evaluation activities which assess and improve nursing practice and patient outcomes. Provides formal and informal consultation for individuals with diabetes management problems in the outpatient setting, hospital, and community. Designs a multidisciplinary plan of care that provides for optimal patient outcomes. Collaborates with homecare and other specialties in the Beebe Medical Center network in implementation and evaluation of the plan of care.
* Provides education to patients, the community and other health care providers as deemed necessary and / or appropriate. Serves as a resource to other Beebe Medical Center health care professionals within area of expertise. Participates in new technology and product evaluation. Participates actively in Beebe Medical Center committees and meetings as deemed appropriate by supervisor. Maintains membership in and participates in professional organizations. Performs other duties within the scope of practice as designated by supervisor.
Credentials: Essential: * RN - Registered Nurse * BLS - Basic Life Saving certification Competencies and skills: Essential: * Clear Communication Skills Both Written And Verbal * Able To Keep Confidential Information Regarding Patients, Team Members * Able To Withstand Crisis Situations * Has Skills To Provides Customer Service To Patients, Team Members And Visitors * Knowledge And Experience With Electronic Health Records Education: Essential: * Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (Magnet Recognition) Our employees play a pivotal role in our continued success. Attracting and retaining the best healthcare professionals is Beebe Healthcare's top priority. We offer an excellent patient-focused environment, exciting career opportunities, and leading-edge technology with supportive, progressive leadership. Joining Beebe Healthcare means joining an exciting healthcare team that is deeply committed to the community. Join us to take advantage of our excellent benefits and compensation package.
Please visit our website to apply online, and for more information and detailed job descriptions. www.beebehealthcare.org Phone: 302-645-3336 424 Savannah Road, Lewes, DE 19958 EOE
Internal Number: CDE2-6
About Beebe Healthcare
Beebe Healthcare, located in Lewes, DE, offers you a unique Work/Life balance set in a beautiful, tranquil setting with exceptional leadership and an award winning staff of professionals.
Beebe is the recipient of the Healthgrades® Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence 2013™, ranking the hospital among the top 5% of more than 4,500 hospitals nationwide.