Diabetes Educator - Endocrinology York

York, PA | Professional | Tracking Code: 68505

Schedule & Location

Full Time Day Evening (80 hours every two weeks)

292 St Charles Way York PA 17402

Job Description

Under the general supervision of the Diabetes Education Team Leader or Practice Manager, provides group and individual Diabetes Education. Provides nutritional counseling to clients referred by a provider. Develops educational goals, learning objectives and a plan for educational content and teaching methods. Develops an individualized follow-up plan with each program participant.

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Provides group education and individual education in Diabetes Education.
  2. Provides nutritional counseling to clients referred by a provider.
  3. Collaboratively develops educational goals, learning objectives and a plan for educational content and teaching methods with DSMT program participants.
  4. Manages blood glucose for patients in Endocrinology.
  5. Manages insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitors for patients in Endocrinology.
  6. Collects DSMT program participant assessment data, using the ADDE7 framework, in a collaborative and ongoing manner.
  7. Collaboratively develops an individualized follow-up plan with each program participant.
  8. Conducts a follow-up assessment upon completion of DSMT program services, using outcome measures from the AADE7 Continuum of Outcomes Framework.
  9. Documents assessment data, educational plan, educational services provided and evaluation results in each participant’s educational records.
  10. Utilizes a team approach to provide services and collaborates and communicates with team members when needed.
  11. Participate in peer review process to evaluate performance of other professional staff.
  12. Able to lead and manage groups.

Education / Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist (CDCES) preferred
Pam Runkle
Pam Runkle
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Why WellSpan Health?

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization comprises a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 20,000 employees and 200 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

Diversity & Inclusion

Welcome. Respect. Value.

Wellspan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected, and valued while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Quality of Life

Founded in 1741, the city of York is considered by many as the first capital of the United States. The Articles of Confederation were signed by the Second Continental Congress here in 1777. Its beautifully restored historic district is an architectural treasure. While York retains its farming and manufacturing heritage, at its heart York is a thriving cultural community that has attracted creative talent and innovative entrepreneurial investors from across the nation.

Life in York County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, semi-professional baseball team, fine dining and more — within an easy drive of major East Coast cities.

York County residents can find local employment in healthcare, manufacturing, technology, agricultural and service sectors. (Patient population: 445,000)