Diabetes Educator - WellSpan Endocrinology

York, PA | Professional | Tracking Code: 56666

Position Summary:

Part Time:  38 hours every two weeks

General Summary:
Under the general supervision of the Service Line Administrative team 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 participants 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.

Required Skills
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist in PA
  • CDE certification is preferred

Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, six respected hospitals, more than 15,000 employees, and 140 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.

Quality of Life
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)

Equal Opportunity Employment

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.

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