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Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Diabetes Educator RN (Diabetes Wellness Center) in Talihina, Oklahoma

Diabetes Educator RN (Diabetes Wellness Center)

Description

Job Purpose or Objective(s): Provide diabetes self-management education/training (DSMT) for patients to enable them to learn techniques to bring their disease under control, avoid potential complications and bring about lasting improvements in quality of life.

Primary Tasks:

  1. Provide diabetes self-management education including healthy coping, healthy eating, problem solving, being active, taking medication, monitoring, and reducing risks.

  2. Assess patient at various stages of diabetes, with focus on prevention of complications and management of stable diabetes.

  3. Provide on-going assessment and recommendation to the treatment team, patient, and family.

  4. Document all assessments and interventions; including recommendations and goals in EHR.

  5. Assist patients in monitoring blood glucose for the purpose of medication adjustment.

  6. Perform other duties as may be assigned.

Required Education, Skills and Experience:

MINIMUM

  • Valid Oklahoma RN license

  • CPR Certification

  • Strong problem-solving abilities.

  • Sound clinical knowledge to identify needs of patients

TARGET

  • Valid Oklahoma RN license

  • Certified Diabetes Educator

  • CPR Certification

  • Strong problem-solving abilities.

  • Insulin Pump Certified

  • Sound clinical knowledge to identify needs of patients

  • 2 years’ experience in diabetes care

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Job Diabetes Educator RN

Primary Location OK-Talihina

Work Locations Health Care Center Rt 2, Box 1774 Talihina 74571

Full-time

Day Job

Req ID: 21009892

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