DIABETES PROGRAM COORDINATOR-ENDOCRINOLOGY-FULL TIME
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Promote and restore patients health by providing diabetes care management and education to patients. Utilize knowledge and clinical expertise to collaborate with physicians and to coordinate actions of other health care team members focused on achieving the goal of the plan of care. Provides direction and guidelines to staff regarding practice and serve as a preceptor and mentor to staff members. Ensures that Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME) accreditation requirements are met and maintained. Develops and maintains relationships and partnerships with community groups, payers and potential referral sources.
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing. Current license within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as a Registered Nurse; CDE Certification. Minimum of 1-3 year of clinical nursing experience including at least 3 years of supervisory experience. Experience as a diabetes educator in an ambulatory, community health setting. Knowledge in all aspects of diabetes care and ability to act as a resource to patient, community and hospital personnel.
Internal Number: 5347
About Holyoke Medical Center
Holyoke Medical Center
A Member of Valley Health Systems is located in the foothills of the Berkshires of Western Massachusetts. The 15-acre campus is easily accessible to all major highways and serves to a geographic area consisting of approximately 150,000 residents including the communities of Holyoke, Chicopee, South Hadley, Granby, Ludlow, Northampton, Easthampton, Westfield, and West Springfield.
The medical staff of Holyoke Medical Center is made up of approximately 260 members, many of whom maintain offices at several on-site medical buildings. The Medical Center also has a continually expanding physician practice group (Holyoke Medical Group) operating at a variety of locations throughout the area.
A full service facility, Holyoke Medical Center offers a complete line of medical/surgical services including Emergency and Critical Care Through its parent organization, Valley Health Systems, Holyoke Medical Center is affiliated with the Holyoke VNA and the River Valley Counseling Center.