Certified Diabetes Educator - RN

St. Luke's Health System in Boise, ID

About This Opportunity

St. Luke's Humphreys Diabetes Center in Boise, Idaho is seeking a full time Registered Nurse, Certified Diabetes Educator. The RN/CDE will provide diabetes education and management to pediatric and adult inpatients and occasionally in the outpatient setting for follow-up. The educator will serve as a diabetes clinical resource for patients and staff in the Children's Hospital and adult units. Days/hours of work may vary based on department needs. Occasional on-call may be required.

Desired Competencies:

  • Facilitate coordination and communication with care providers, diabetes care team and other members of the patient's health care network.
  • Provide diabetes support, care and management in a culturally competent manner across the lifespan.
  • Provide and assist health care providers to develop and apply age-appropriate teaching strategies.
  • Promote behavior change to support effective diabetes self-management and improve quality of life.
  • Work with an interdisciplinary team to tailor interventions to individual child or adult.
  • Serve as a mentor and consultant to health care team.
  • Minimum Qualifications:

  • BSN, CDE required
  • Current basic cardiac life support certification required
  • Bilingual English/Spanish beneficial
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with diabetes patients, healthcare staff and providers
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a healthcare team
  • St. Luke's is the largest award-winning health system in Idaho and the only Idaho-based not-for-profit health system. Consistently rated as one of the best places to live in the country; each hospital has easy access to the beautiful Idaho mountains as well as hunting, golfing, fishing, mountain biking, skiing, and whitewater rafting. Discover St. Luke's boundless career potential; and Boise for an unsurpassed quality of life.

    St. Luke's offers a competitive wage, comprehensive benefits package, and generous relocation assistance. Visit our website at www.stlukesonline.org/employment.

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    St. Luke's Health System
    190 East Bannock Street, Boise, ID 83712

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