UW HOSPITAL & CLINICS RN - Ambulatory - 8850 in MADISON, Wisconsin
JOB REQUIREMENTS: RN - Ambulatory - Diabetes Health Educator - 90% FTE, Day - West Clinic - 8850 DESCRIPTION/RESPONSIBILITIES: We are seeking a Registered Nurse to: * Work collaboratively as an active member of the interprofessional team to provide therapeutic patient and family centered care. * Provide education to individuals and families on a wide variety of topics with an emphasis on diabetes education. * Establish goals and strategies for meeting care coordination needs across settings with the patient, family, and/or other care providers. Work Schedule: This is a part-time, 90% FTE position scheduled to work 36 hours per week. The scheduled shifts are Monday to Friday between the hours of 8:00 am to 5:30 pm. Hours may vary based on the needs of the department. UW Health values and embraces diversity and is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Education: Minimum - Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN). Work Experience: Minimum - 3-5 years of ambulatory RN experience. Preferred - Experience as a Diabetes Educator. Licenses and Certifications: Minimum - Certification by the National Board of Diabetes Educators (CDE) required or must be obtained within the first 2 years of employment. Registration as a registered nurse in the state where employed or licensure in a state in the licensure compact. CPR/BLS Certification. Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities: * Knowledge and experience documenting patient care in an electronic medical record. * Excellent verbal ,written, and presentation skills. * Ability to work independently as a member of a group. * Ability to make knowledgeable clinical assessments and judgments. * Ability to educate staff and patients. * Ability to provide counseling and emotional support with compassion and respect for the individual. * Ability to provide support to the members of the care team (teamwork). * Must possess initiative and ability to work independently. * Ability to maintain confidentiality of medical records. Physical Requirements: Medium: Ability to lift up to 50 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying objects weighing up to 25 pounds. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: https://ars2.equest.com/?response\_id=ddb1ef2fb9ce0e22e49e2430abd9cff8 Other: Applicants ONLY to apply via URL link provided!