Fountain Valley Regional Hospital is proud of the full range of quality services we provide. Since 1971, we have dedicated our efforts to meet and serve the medical needs of our growing community. We were the first hospital in Orange County to offer residents an accredited Chest Pain Center and a Thrombectomy Receiving Center certified by The Joint Commission. We are one of only two certified Pediatric ICUs in Orange County and the only hospital in Fountain Valley and Huntington Beach with a Level III Neonatal ICU. Weï¿½re proud of the efforts of our physicians, nurses and staff who strive to provide you with the best care possible.
We offer competitive salaries and benefits including a matching 401(k), several health & dental plans to choose from, generous tuition assistance plans, and relocation assistance for select positions.
Provides state of the art nutrition assessment, Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) and general diabetes self-management education (DSME) in a variety of settings, to patients and their families/care-partners, helping to optimize their diabetes management.Participates in the development of education curricula and materials by writing original material and/or reviewing the work of others.Collaborates with other educations in identifying the needs, developing and providing clinical programs and services.Promotes and disseminates quality diabetes and nutrition information to professionals and the public following established guidelines.Participates in case management and patient care planning and goal setting.
Develops a plan for professional development and sets goals for further development. Works in partnership with the patient , his or her family, significant others, and other health care providers to define outcomes and processes to achieve them. Shares the patient individualized plan and progress with referring providers. The Diabetes Nurse Educator will provide heart failure education and assessments inpatient and outpatient Heart Healthy Clinic. In addition to assist in thereferral processand authorization process.
Certified Diabetes Educator Preferred
Bachelorï¿½s degree in Nutrition or Dietetics
Current California RD license
Demonstrated commitment to excellence in diabetes education
Academic preparation and/or experiential preparation in program management
Academic preparation and/or experiential preparation in the care of persons with chronic disease
Hospital Mandatory Education Requirements: Orientation, Environment of Care, OSHA,
Infection control, Abuse/Neglect, Ethics, etc.
Waived Testing Education/Competency
Job: Educators/Specialists/Advanced Practice
Primary Location: Fountain Valley, California
Facility: Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Rotate
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005033529
About Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.