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Job Title: Health Educator-Certified Diabetes Edu
Job Number:
Organization: Mercy Care
Posted: 7/11/2018
Type: Full-Time
Classification: Community Health
Industry: Non Profit / NGO
Number of Openings: 1
Location: Chamblee,  GA    USA
Compensation: TBD- based on experience
Position Description: The Health Educator (CDE) works as an integral part of the clinical multidisciplinary team. Service focus is on Health Education to patients/clients. The Health Educator (CDE) is responsible for assessing, organizing, implementing and evaluating health programs related to the care of the person with diabetes and participates in planning and implementation of departmental offerings. Health educator conducts one-on-one health education consultations as well as classes on various health education topics. Assesses patients' educational needs on an individual and/or group basis in collaboration with members of the care team and applies this assessment to the design and delivery of educational interventions. Documents service delivery and patient goals within the electronic health record. Health Educator (CDE) provides support and acts as a resource for physicians, healthcare providers, councils/committees as designated, and provides occasional lunch-and-learns for colleagues.

Participates in health fairs or community events on weekends as requested 3-4 times a year.

Job Knowledge: Must possess proven professional and cultural competence, ability to work independently and to function accountably within a team. Demonstrates highly effective interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills. In- depth knowledge and understanding of the nature of diabetes and related issues and patient care concerns. Must possess knowledge of community services and demonstrate a high level of community collaboration. Experience in group facilitation and motivational interviewing. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office programs and comfort working with electronic health records:

Education: Certified diabetes educator (CDE) certification required. Active clinical licensure in Georgia or active Master Certified Health Education Specialist certification.

Experience: Previous experience working in health education and with the target population (uninsured, underinsured, homeless) preferred. Teaching experience and presentation skills required.

Qualifications:

Organization Description: Mercy Care

Great non-profit organization serving the underserved in Atlanta. We believe everyone deserves exceptional medical care regardless of insurance or income status. Through a network of clinics and outreach programs, patients can access an array of medical and social services, delivered with compassion.

Closing Date: 10/11/2018
Desired Starting Date: 8/13/2018
Contact Name: Gertha Billinger,  Health Educator-Certified Diabetes Edu
Contact Location: 424 Decatur

Atlanta   GA  30312
United States
Contact Location: 424 Decatur
 
  Atlanta   GA  30312
  United States
Contact Phone: 678-843-8500 
Contact Fax:
Contact Email: gertha.billinger@mercyatlanta.org
Web Address: www.mercyatlanta.org
How to Apply: Click on Careers at the top of the page Scroll down and click on "Apply"

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