Diabetes Educator RN - (Raleigh, North Carolina, United States)
Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
Internal Number: 43736762704
Healthcare Without Rival
Excellent opportunity for a Full-Time Diabetes Educator RN to join our busy Employee Health Center located in Raleigh, NC.
PURPOSE OF THE POSITION
Provides condition specific self-care education and coaching to client employees enrolled in the Be Well with Diabetes (BWWD) Program for employees of Wake County. This is a diabetes education program that focuses on the use of connected devices to empower members to understand how they can live their best life with diabetes.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Supports a proactive, multidisciplinary, technology focused team approach directed toward educating and empowering members with diabetes.
Delivers one on one and/or group in person coaching sessions in the areas of weight, nutrition, exercise, stress, tobacco cessation, work/life balance and general health
Establishes supportive relationship with client employee
Assesses member’s educational/clinical needs, prioritizing and individualizing program based on elicited information
Collaborates with the full scope of clinical team members to arrange for further medical treatment when needed
Designs interventions with the member to improve outcomes
Participates in outreach to members eligible for the BWWD program
Assists in the development and capture of data to measure outcomes,
assists in the analysis of data for quality improvement
interprets study results
identifies limitations and barriers and recommends alternatives
Serves as member advocate
Develops and presents educational services for associated persons or departments as appropriate
Acts as a collaborating member of Care Team meetings
Coaches effectively in-person and by phone
Collaborates with health center staff to coordinate and promote health and wellness programs
Works closely with third party health and wellness vendors
Represents the health center, as appropriate, in scheduled or ad hoc employer meetings regarding health and wellness events or strategic initiatives
Currently licensed Registered Nurse in North Carolina
Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist National Certification (preferred)
Current Wellness Coach Certification from Wellcoaches® OR equivalent International Coach Federation-accredited program certification (must be obtained within 24 months of hire)
Current hands-on training in AHA or ARC Basic Life Support for health care providers required
At least three years’ experience as a Registered Nurse caring for members with Type 1 and/or Type 2 Diabetes
Experience working with diabetes technology devices
Experience in Condition Management, Case Management, Care Coordination, Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist (CDCES) a plus (preferred)
Work-life balance is at the foundation of how decisions are made and where Premise is headed. We can only help people get, stay, and be well if we do the same for ourselves. In addition to competitive pay, Premise offers benefits packages including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k), paid holidays and vacation time, a company-sponsored wellness program, and much more our talent acquisition team will be happy to share with you.
Premise Health is an equal opportunity employer; we value inclusion, and we do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.
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