Diabetes Educator (Registered Nurse) Permanent Part Time Ottawa 2141551

Ottawa, ON

 Diabetes Educator (Registered Nurse) 1 Permanent Part-Time, 0.4 FTE (30 hours bi-weekly)

Our hospital and nursing home are located in the Town of Arnprior, less than 30 minutes northwest of Ottawa.
There are approximately 320 staff, 200 volunteers, and a growing number of medical staff providing exemplary care to over 30,000 residents of West Ottawa, McNab/Braeside, Arnprior and portions of Mississippi Mills.
We value Honesty, Accountability, Respect and Teamwork and we are proud to be accredited with exemplary standing.

We currently have an opportunity available for a Part Time Registered Nurse Diabetes Educator (30 hours bi-weekly). 

This position, which reports to the Vice President of Patient/Resident Services & CNE, will administer the diabetes education program for outpatients in conjunction with the Clinical Dietitian 

Including, but not limited to the following duties:

  • Developing and revising policies and procedures;
  • Providing clinical consultations for diabetic outpatients;
  • Participating in regional groups to improve access to diabetes education;
  • Identifying client needs and developing education programs accordingly to support patient care;
  • Acting as a resource to both staff, and physicians in the management of diabetes;
  • Initiating and working collaborating with physicians to adjust diabetic medications and insulin for outpatients

Qualifications:

  • Registered Nurse in good standing with the Colleges of Nurses of Ontario
  • BScN preferred
  • Certified Diabetes Educator preferred
  • Minimum 2 years nursing experience in medical or surgical or critical care required
  • Knowledge and / or experience of adult education theory
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a manner than is both patient-focused and collaborative
  • Ability to successfully monitor patient outcomes and adjust care programs as required
  • Proficient with a variety of computer applications including Word, Excel, Power Point
  • Knowledge of the principles of self-management for chronic disease patient populations

We offer a quality work life where staff, physicians and volunteers live by the values of Honesty, Accountability, Respect and Teamwork.

We thank all applicants, but only those under consideration will be contacted.

 

Arnprior Regional Health

Arnprior Regional Health

The Arnprior and District Memorial Hospital and the Grove Nursing Home is located in the Town of Arnprior, less than 30 minutes northwest of Ottawa. Experience high quality professional practice in our progressive, well-equipped 44 bed Hospital and/or the personal satisfaction of quality resident care in our 60-bed nursing home. There are approximately 300 staff, 260 volunteers, and a growing number of medical staff providing exemplary care to over 30,000 residents of West Ottawa, McNab/Braeside, Arnprior and portions of Mississippi Mills.

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