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Diabetes Educator (Per Diem) (req num: 10023)

Diabetes Educator (Per Diem) (req num: 10023) Diabetes Education STPH Covington, LA
- Per Diem
- Day shift
Summary of the Job:
The Diabetes Educator is a licensed health care professional responsible and accountable for providing diabetes education in the inpatient and outpatient settings and through community and professional education programs.

Minimum Qualifications: Graduation from accredited program for specific field of health care professional. Current state licensure. Minimum of three years clinical experience.

Preferred Qualifications: Certified Diabetes Educator preferred. Certification in Lifestyle Management, Stress Management or Weight Management is encouraged.

Physical Demands:
Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but are not limited to standing, sitting or walking for long periods of time. Lifting at least 20 pounds is required. Must be able to work with a moderate level of noise.
Physical Effort required: Constant (67%-100%) – talking, hearing, seeing
Frequently (34%-66%) - reaching
Occasionally (1%-33%) - lifting, carrying, pushing/pulling, climbing (stairs, ladders, etc.), balancing, stooping, crouching, handling/feeling

St. Tammany Parish Hospital is a full-service acute care facility committed to providing world-class healthcare while using the latest technology. We are the second-largest employer in the parish and have been delivering quality healthcare since 1954. St. Tammany Parish Hospital partnered with Ochsner Health System in 2014 and together we are focused on increasing local access to care, improving quality and reducing the cost of healthcare for area patients.

Contact : Jennifer Randazzo
Email : jrandazzo@stph.org
Tel : 985-898-4540
Fax : 985-898-4360
Address : Jennifer Randazzo 1202 S. Tyler Street, Covington LA