RN Certified Diabetic Educator
Requisition #: 175611
Location: Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital, St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: Sept. 5, 2019
Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. When joining the Johns Hopkins Health System, you became part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. Great careers continually advance here.
•At Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital, we offer first-class pediatric care, along with the best lifestyle anyone could imagine. In the heart of Tampa Bay, our main campus and state-of-the-art facility is located in downtown St. Petersburg, Florida and just minutes from restaurants, beautiful beaches, sports arenas and a multitude of family activities.
•We are committed to cultivating, nurturing and hiring the best talent for our organization and believe every person makes a difference in the lives of our patients and their families. As you’ll see, we take our work and our fun very seriously. We think you're going to love it here.
The professional practice of nursing at JHACH involves the promotion of a culture of innovation and a commitment to academic growth and professional development. Contributes to the professional development and growth of nursing personnel in the practice environment. Operationalizes services by ensuring objectives and goals align with the division and organization strategic goals. Assesses ongoing diabetes education for all staff involved in the care of patients with glycemic issues, glycemic control monitoring and protocols. Participates in the development of other nursing professionals through consultation and evidence based education. Responsible for collaborating with other health care professionals to provide diabetes self-management education (DSME) and diabetes self-management support (DSMS) to individuals and groups. Evaluates documents and communicates patient response to interventions and revises plan of care to achieve self-care. Maintains active participation in his/her own continued education and professional development. Partners for academic growth.
Develops and provides family and patient education including community programs.
- Facilitates learning using education to close knowledge and practice gaps
- Develops data driven educational programs and learning opportunities, and uses evaluation methods to measure and report outcomes
- Mentors and supports the culture of curiosity, innovation and lifelong learning
- Influences interprofessional practice and learning environments to achieve optimal outcomes
- Implements evidence based education which guides the growth, professional practice and competence of the healthcare team members
- Partners for academic growth and transition to practice
- Acts as a change agent, displaying excellence in practice through consultation, education and quality initiatives
- Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) required for external hires within 36 months of hire date.
- Diabetic Educator Certification Required.
- 3 years pediatric clinical experience and evidence of participation in educational activities.
- Knowledge and application of adult education learning theory and educational techniques.
- Experience in designing and implementing educational programs.
- Experience with evaluating educational outcomes.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free workplace employers.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.
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