As the Coordinator of the DSMT program, provides oversight for planning, implementation and evaluation of the DSME/T program and ensures the systematic and coordinated delivery of diabetes educational services.
As the instructor, provides individualized diabetes self-management education/training to individuals and groups according to the Scope of Practice, Standards of Practice, and Standards of Professional performance for Diabetes Educators (AADE, 2005).
A healthcare professional who is also a certified diabetes educator, or who is eligible to become a certified diabetes educator.
Credentialed as a diabetes education specialist or diabetes clinical management specialist preferred.
Minimum of 6 months experience (preferably more) providing diabetes education and /or 15 contact hours within past year in diabetes and diabetes clinical and educational subjects.
Education and/or experience in program management.
Education in, and/or experience with, chronic diseases and disease self-management.
Basic Life Support certification.
Performs related responsibilities as assigned.