Hob: Diabetes Nurse Educator

Valley Medical Group

329 Conway Street
Greenfield, MA 01301

Company Description:
Salary Range:Location:
Per Year ,
Job Type:Category:
Full / Part TimeHealthcare Office
Education Level:Work Experience:
Some High School Coursework
Preference: Nice to have

Preference: Nice to have
Thank you for exploring a career with Valley Medical Group! We are a provider-owned, multi-specialty group caring for more than 60,000 patients at four locations throughout the Pioneer Valley. Valley Medical Group is a patient centered medical home.

We are looking for a 24 hour Diabetes Nurse Educator to be part of our growing Amherst and Greenfield centers!

Position: Diabetes Nurse Educator
Location: Amherst & Greenfield, MA

Responsibilities: As the Diabetes Nurse Educator you will work as part of an interdisciplinary team that includes, e.g., physicians, nutritionists and case management. Under the supervision of the Diabetes Education Program Director, the successful candidate will deliver diabetes disease management services, education and direct care to VMG patients with diabetes. The Diabetes Nurse Educator will work closely with our Endocrinology specialists and Family Practice providers, offering services and education in 1:1 appointments, diabetes education classes, as well as participation in specific Shared Medical office visits facilitated by VMG providers. Additional responsibilities: Insulin Pump education and training, Continuous Glucose Monitors and Insulin Titration.

• Minimum 5 years’ experience as Registered Nurse
• Valid Massachusetts Nursing license
• Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) OR eligible to become a CDE (Nurses with strong diabetes background are encouraged to apply- will train an appropriate candidate
• Experience in an outpatient setting
• Proficient use of personal computers in a Windows based environment.
• Experience with electronic medical record systems

Valley Medical Group offers:
• Competitive Pay
• Medical, Dental & Vision Plans
• Health Savings Account
• Healthcare Reimbursement Accounts
• Company-paid short-term & long- term disability insurance
• Company-paid life insurance
• Work/life balance by Paid Time Off (holidays, vacation, sick time)
• Company Wellness Program

Please visit our website at www.vmgma.com to apply for this opportunity!