Ascension Health Diabetes Educator in Pensacola, Florida

Job ID: 257346

Diabetes Educator

Pensacola, Florida

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Clinical Educator-Diabetes

City, State: Pensacola,FL

Location: Carmel Heights Building

Department: Patient Education

Additional Job Details: PRN,Day, 0 hours,Weekly

About Us

Thank you for your interest in Northwest Florida’s leading health care provider – Sacred Heart Health System.

Northwest Florida is a growing, family-oriented community, offering a mild climate, year-round recreational opportunities and beautiful sugar-white beaches along the warm waters of the Gulf of Mexico.

As part of Ascension – the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system – Sacred Heart offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Our associates consistently give high ratings to their workplace engagement and leadership’s support for their well-being.

Sacred Heart was founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1915. While our technology has improved dramatically and the buildings have grown and expanded, our commitment to the mission remains steadfast: to provide excellent health care to all people, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable. For our more than 100-year history, we have been blessed with talented associates who believe in our mission and are dedicated to serving our patients and families.

Sacred Heart Health System includes hospital campuses in Pensacola, Miramar Beach and Port St. Joe, Florida, as well as The Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart – Northwest Florida’s only children’s hospital – and Sacred Heart Medical Group, the largest network of primary care and specialty physicians in Northwest Florida. In affiliation with the University of Florida, Sacred Heart offers the region’s only kidney transplant program, as well as physician residency programs to train the next generation of doctors in internal medicine, pediatrics and obstetrics/gynecology.

To learn more about Sacred Heart Health System, visit www.sacred-heart.org .

Job Description

Job Summary:

Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates educational activities planning for an assigned service or population.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with nurse managers and staff to assess the learning needs and competencies of staff.

  • Develops, implements and evaluates educational plans/programs and utilizes methods, measurements and tools to evaluate achievement of learning goals.

  • Serves as a resource for staff in areas of program development, clinical practice, and professional development.

  • Participates in the coordination and continuity of orientation programs, including preceptor programs.

  • Participates in the coordination and continuity of orientation programs, including preceptor programs.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • One or more of the following:

  • Licensed Dietitian/Nutritionist credentialed from the Florida Department of Health obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Florida Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Certified Educator specializing in Diabetes Management credentialed from the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE).

Education:

  • Diploma

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field, or combination of High School degree and related experience required.

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field preferred.

Work Experience:

  • Three Years Preferred Technical Experience.

How To Apply

If you are interested in joining the Sacred Heart Health System Team, please apply by completing an online application.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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