About WakeMed: Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is the leading provider of health services in Wake County. With a mission to improve the health and well-being of our community, we are committed to providing outstanding and compassionate care. For more information, visit www.wakemed.org. EOE
Position Information: The Pediatric Diabetes Nurse Educator is responsible for but not limited to participating in the development implementation and evaluation of the Pediatric Diabetes Program. Provides education to pediatric patients and their families in both WakeMed inpatient and outpatient classroom settings. Will also provide supplemental education for healthcare and school personnel. The Pediatric Endocrinology Nurse Educator will collaborate with physicians other program and hospital staff and school nurses to establish diabetes management plans and ensure continuity of care. Utilizes a collaborative interdisciplinary approach to anticipate integrate and coordinate the patients plan of care and maximize the ability to remain in a community setting. The goal of the Pediatric Diabetes Nurse Patient Educator is to meet the needs of patients in order to optimize clinical and resource outcomes and to monitor the effectiveness of the plan and its outcome.
Experience Requirements: 1 Year Nursing - Related Area Required
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.