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Registered Nurse - Diabetes Clinic

204738
Registered Nurse
Nursing - Nurse/Psychiatric Nurse
Regular Part Time
Strathmore
STRATHMORE
(WHT)DIABETIC CLINIC
UNA
0.74
2012-11-20
2013-04-30  Time: 23:59
2013-05-10

7.75
2
7
As Per Rotation
Days
Minimum: 34.31 per hour Maximum: 45.03 per hour
The Diabetes Clinic Nurse works as part of a mutidisciplinary team of health professionals, providing support to clients and family members in the management of diabetic symptoms and supporting a healthy lifestyle. Duties include the provision of individual and group education, both for individuals with pre-diabetic symptoms and those with a diagnosis. As well, the position acts as a resource to other health professionals and the community.
- Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing preferred and current registration with CARNA is required
- Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) preferred, or confirmed work toward designation
- Insulin adjustment certification preferred
- Minimum of 5 years of clinical nursing focused on medical nursing preferred
- Certified BCLS-HCP required
- Member of Diabetes Education Section (DES) of Canadian Diabetes Association (CDA) encouraged
- Advanced clinical knowledge in diabetes, hypertension and dyslipidemia
- Advanced nursing practice, and demonstrated experience and expertise for motivational interviewing, facilitation, education, and group dynamics
- Ability to work independently under minimal supervision
- Effective verbal and written communication
- Demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a multidisciplinary team, and collaboratively with clients and team members. Interprofessional collaboration skills required
- Demonstrated ability about how to access and apply research to clinical practice. Demonstrates commitment to professional development
- Experience with project work and quality assurance / evaluation
- Experience in a rural environment preferred
- This position requires a vehicle for business use. Possession of a valid driver’s license and access to a motor vehicle in good repair for work-related travel is required

  • Vehicle Required - Required to provide a vehicle for business use; along with acceptable driver's abstract and proof of business insurance


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