• ReqID: 277833
  • Job Category: Clinical Education
  • Schedule: Full time
  • Work Location: Kadlec Healthplex-Richland
  • Shift: Day

Diabetes Educator

Richland, WA


Diabetes Educator - CDIABETES LEARNING CTR Department, Kadlec Regional Medical Center, Richland, WA

Under the general direction of the Manager and Director assesses and evaluates clients' needs; Provides individual and group instruction in diabetes self-management based on assessed needs and clients' abilities; Counsels clients in self-care; Documents results and, performs related duties as assigned; Provides general nutrition counseling; and provides clinical nutrition support for rural hospitals as applicable.

Ages of Clients: Adults.

Providence caregivers are not simply valued – they’re invaluable. Join our team at Kadlec Regional Medical Center and thrive in our culture of patient-focused, whole-person care built on understanding, commitment, and mutual respect. Your voice matters here, because we know that to inspire and retain the best people, we must empower them.

Shift : Full time, Day shift, 40 hours

Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree Of Science degree in Nutrition, Pharmacology, or related field from an accredited educational institution.

  • Upon hire: Washington Dietitian Certification Or

  • Upon hire: Washington Nutritionist Certification

  • Upon hire: National CDR Registered Dietitian - Commission on Dietetic Registration

  • Within 2 years of hire: Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE)

  • 2 years of relevant experience, education, hours (as defined by the NCBDE) to obtain CDE within 2 years from date of hire into the position.

Preferred qualifications:

  • 1000 hours diabetic teaching experience within the past five years.

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Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our mission of providing safe, compassionate care.

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At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

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About Kadlec

Located in sunny Tri-Cities, Washington, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region, offering primary and specialty care to patients in the Tri-Cities and surrounding region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care.

Kadlec is the home to a growing open-heart surgery and interventional cardiology program, the region's only level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, a world-class all digital outpatient imaging center as well as a number of other innovative services and programs.

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to the principle that every workforce member has the right to work in surroundings that are free from all forms of unlawful discrimination and harassment on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. We believe diversity makes us stronger, so we are dedicated to shaping an inclusive workforce, learning from each other, and creating equal opportunities for advancement.

Requsition ID: 277833
Company: Kadlec Jobs
Job Category: Clinical Education
Job Function: Clinical Support
Job Schedule: Full time
Job Shift: Day
Career Track: Clinical Professional
Address: WA Richland 1268 Lee Blvd
Work Location: Kadlec Healthplex-Richland
Pay Range: $36.65 - $58.03
The amounts listed are the base pay range; additional compensation may be available for this role, such as shift differentials, standby/on-call, overtime, premiums, extra shift incentives, or bonus opportunities.

Check out our benefits page for more information about our Benefits and Rewards.