You communicate in a way that inspires and open minds
to change daily habits that change lives
You strive for clarity, and that is part of your power as a communicator. You listen and express yourself in a way that connects with your patients, and that enables you to speak to their individual needs and preferences. Right now, we are looking for a proactive CDE with strong clinical expertise on diabetes management, to promote diabetes-related literacy that will positively impact a self-care lifestyle through treatment and advocacy, and boost well-being in our culturally diverse population.
What you will do in this role:
As a driven and change-inspiring Certified Diabetes Educator, you will promote healthy eating habits through individual nutritional assessment, diagnostic therapy, and counseling services, to educate patients and their families with or at risk for diabetes on self-management. Collaborating with multidisciplinary teams, you will perform in-depth motivational interviews to identify prospective and fully-fledge diabetes; develop a treatment program based on evidence-based procedures and regulatory requirements and monitor adherence. You will also train and educate nursing staff; attend meetings, in-service training, and outreach activities; and participate in quality assurance/improvement monitoring and reporting initiatives.
To qualify, you must possess:
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution or foreign equivalent; Master’s degree required by 2024
A minimum of 2 years’ clinical experience as a Registered Dietitian in an outpatient/community setting; 1-year experience as a CDE preferred
Completion of an ACEND accredited/approved Supervised Practice Program in Dietetics
Certification with New York State as a Certified Dietitian/Nutritionist (CDN)
Registration with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)
Board certification for assignments in specialty areas including Nutrition Support, Renal, Pediatrics, Geriatrics, Oncology – preferred
Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills
General knowledge of nutrient analysis, word processing and spreadsheet software
We show our employees that their ideas make a difference
You’ll find a receptive ear if you have thoughts on how we can improve upon our efforts to promote a healthy lifestyle change in our diverse community. We realize it’s your feedback and ideas that keep us current, relevant, and most productive. We value the way that even the smallest tweak in a procedure can change an entire system. That’s how progress happens. Would you like to be a part of an organization where your input counts? Come join us!
Located in the heart of Downtown Brooklyn, TBHC is a clinical affiliate of The Mount Sinai Hospital and an academic affiliate of The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. As Brooklyn’s first hospital, TBHC is proud to be a part of an incredibly diverse community and is committed to Keeping Brooklyn Healthy.
Team members here enjoy a stimulating work setting and a complete salary/benefits package. To be considered, please e-mail resume directly to email@example.com. We are an equal opportunity employer.