At Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, Magnet Award recognition places our nursing staff in the top 3% in the nation. Year after year, our community-owned regional medical center and leading acute care hospital is named by U.S. News & World Report as one of “America's Best Hospitals”, ranking above all other Florida institutions in several specialties. These awards combined with our supportive team environment help to ensure your success! As one of the largest employers in Sarasota County, SMH has been an invaluable asset to our community.
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Currently, we are seeking experienced research professionals to join our team in one of the following roles.
INPATIENT DIABETES EDUCATOR BSN and Current RN license required Full-time Nights - Sarasota, FL
Inpatient diabetes educators have become a necessary cost-effective addition to the health care team whose efforts are directed toward the improvement of the total care provided to the patient with diabetes. These important roles work with clinical staff, patient and their famileis to identify educational opportunities to improve patient health and quality of life.
The role of the selected inpatient nurse educator in clinical practice and within the hospital inpatient team uses an approach that improves the quality of patient education. The nurse educator has specific responsibilities in the evaluation of each patient with diabetes. The CDE must be able to work closely with patients to determine level of knowledge as well as identify areas of need for continued education and training.
Preferably be a CDE : Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE). A CDE is a health professional who possesses comprehensive knowledge of and experience in pre-diabetes, diabetes prevention, and diabetes management and the best ways to manage their blood sugar.
Require current RN Florida licensure (BSN)
Require Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE); or CDE eligible to sit for the exam when eligible; or obtains a minimum of 15 hours continuing education in Diabetes specific, diabetes related, psychosocial, educational, or program management topics each year.
Require minimum of one (1) year of teaching or clinical experience.
Conveniently located to most major Florida cities and attractions, Sarasota Memorial Health Care System offers our team members all the amenities associated with an active “Florida Lifestyle”. Surround your self with world-class shopping, PGA quality golf courses, award winning theater, hiking trails and some of the nation’s top beaches. We invite you to explore all of the opportunities found right here in Sarasota, FL! Learn more about our career opportunities by visiting our website at www.smh.com or our beautiful community, by visiting our local Chamber of Commerce www.sarasotachamber.com
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Job Type: Full-time
Internal Number: 420540
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