Bestica is looking for a Certified Diabetes Educator Specialist to provide services at Lackland AFB, in support of Air Force Medical Service (AFMS) initiatives for diabetes management.
The EDCOE mission and vision encompass a three-tiered approach: Diabetes management, outreach/education, and translational research. The management section includes diabetes prevention through an intensive diabetes prevention program known as the Group Lifestyle Balance (GLB), diabetes education through an American Diabetes Association recognized education program, and intensive diabetes management (includes use of complex regimens, insulin pump, glucose sensors, comprehensive foot exams, vaccination programs, and specialized testing). The research section conducts translational research, investigator-initiated research, and validation of new treatment models. The research section gains approval through the Institutional Review Board for all studies. The outreach/training section provides services and products that support the DoD MTF.
Benefits, Compensation, and Details:
Medical Vision Life Dental
Accrued Time off
56 hours of sick
Competitive Hourly Rate
Health & Welfare Stipend Hourly (we can discuss)
Amazing Work Environment
Full Time: Normal hours of operation are 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday, not to exceed 40 hours per week.
We at Bestica believe our success is a direct result of hard work and outstanding employee dedication. Our environment is dynamic, friendly, and collaborative. We foster a positive culture, where innovation and synergy are encouraged to build our workplace into a community of like-minded, passionate people.
Minimum Requirements: Outreach and Training Certified Diabetic Educator:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from an accredited institution is required.
Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE).
Minimum of three (3) years age-specific experience as a diabetes educator is required within the last five (5) years.
Technical experience maintaining/updating internet websites.
Prior experience with development/submission for Continuing Nursing education Credits (CNE).
Internal Number: FA3047-15-C-0042-01
About Bestica Solutions
We are a trusted provider of solutions in Information Technology and Healthcare sectors to the DoD, Federal and Commercial markets. Our guiding principle and core values help us care for our people and the community; and build a culture of excellence which in turn helps us achieve our organizational objective of exceeding customer’s expectations in each and every project. Headquartered in San Antonio, TX, we were founded in 2005 and are certified as an 8(a) Business.