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Type: Full Time
Location: Willow Grove, Pennsylvania
Diabetes Educator-Registered Dietitian (Relief Days) - Abington Hospital
Montgomery County, PA
Under the supervision of the Diabetes Center Manager, provides medical nutrition therapy and diabetes education to patients 18 years of age or older. Acts as a consultant to the nursing/health care staff on patient related issues, and collaborates with referring health care provider on nutrition and diabetes patient management.
Relief (.2 FTE 8 hours/wk); Varied schedule and hours Monday through Saturday 8:00am - 5:00pm with one evening per week until 9:00pm.
3+ years of clinical experience in medical nutrition therapy. Bachelor of Science in Nutrition required. Continuing education in area of expertise. Current Licensed Dietitian, Current Registered Dietitian, and Basic Cardiac Life Support required; Certified Diabetes Educator or CDE eligible required. Ability to communicate effectively.
Jefferson Health delivers state of the art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 8,400 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21st century professional education. Combined, we have 30,000 employees.
Jefferson Health, with 14 hospitals (seven are Magnet designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 40+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital among the nation s best in 10 specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in the nation.
Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has ten colleges and three schools that offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined careers.
As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.
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