Registered Nurse - CDE at the San Diego Naval Medical Center
August 28, 2018
San Diego, California
Full Time - Experienced
Are you a Certified Diabetes Educator looking for an opportunity to give back to our military and their families? Are you passionate about promoting health and wellness?
The Responsibilities and Duties of the Registered Nurse are:
-Manage care for the patients of the primary care practice within the Population Health domain to promote effective education, self-management support, and timely health care delivery to help improve patients' health and wellness efforts -Collect, analyze, interpret, and evaluate data to assess trends and developments to target the population and deliver Health Promotion and Wellness (HPW) services directly to patients -Be part of a multidisciplinary team that assesses health promotions risk, analyzes health data, develops content for educational programs, drafts health promotions policy guidance, and evaluates health promotions outcome measures aimed to deliver improved patient care -Coordinate and deliver reports -Be a resource on care management of all patients of the practice -Educate and involve patients to improve their health-patient engagement. This includes health fair and patient education classes which occur once a month -Assist patients to set goals, progress, and identify barriers -Develop a list of medical supply and community resources available to patients
The Registered Nurse must have:
-Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Nursing, Health Promotion, Education, Community/Public Health or Wellness or a Health Science related field from an accredited university -Certification as a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) -Valid Registered Nursing license from any US jurisdiction -Basic Life Support certification (BLS) from an American Heart Association Program -2 years experience in an outpatient setting within the past 4 years
Medtrust is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Internal Number: 3280
About MedTrust Staffing
We are a woman owned business providing medical staffing solutions and services to our customers at numerous locations around the United States. Our primary focus is the provision of exceptional medical staffing services for the Department of Defense and other Federal Government agencies. Our workforce is made up of Physicians, Nurses, Mid-level Providers and Mental Health professionals. We currently staff approximately 600 such positions in 19 states, providing a variety of health care professionals to fulfill permanent placement and traveler requirements. We provide mission critical support and hold and manage the largest DOD nursing contract in the country.
We are a vital, growing company, owned and operated by Registered Nurses possessing decades of experience as clinicians and managers. We apply that invaluable experience in developing effective staffing solutions that closely match employees in our workforce with customer requirements. We are particularly proud of our highly qualified professionals who assist the military services in providing quality healthcare to active duty personnel, their families and military retirees.
MedTrust LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.