Diabetes Consultant Senior/UKHC

  • University of Kentucky
  • Lexington, KY
  • Apr 14, 2019
Consultant

Job Description


University of Kentucky

Equal Employment Opportunity/M/F/disability/protected veteran status.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Diabetes Consultant Senior/UKHC
Requisition Number RE17980
Working Title Diabetes Educator
Department Name 7H045: Barnstable Brown Diabetes Center
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 10
Salary Range $46,675-74,776/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education
BSN/BS
Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience
2 yrs
Required License/Registration/Certification
RN/RD + CDE + MLE eligible
Physical Requirements
This position will require the ability to use a computer work station regularly with some repetitive motion.
Shift
Monday- Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm and additional hours as needed.
Job Summary
The Master Licensed Diabetes Educator (MLDE) will work with diabetes care providers (e.g., physicians, advanced practice providers) to provide integrated, comprehensive, and global management of patients with diabetes-related disorders. This individual will demonstrate a high-level of practice in diabetes education, including but not limited to care coordination and management, autonomous assessment, problem identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation of diabetes care. The employee will be guided by his/her Master Licensed Diabetes Educator status within his/her individual scope of practice, provide high-level counseling, regimen adjustment, therapeutic problem solving, and recognizing and prioritizing complex data. The Master Licensed Diabetes Educator will engage in clinical and educational assessments to guide clinical decision-making and serves as a resource for development and/or review of BBDC materials and policies. The Master Licensed Diabetes Educator maximizes teaching and learning skills with a focus on analyzing, evaluating, and creating. The Master Licensed Diabetes Educator demonstrates sound knowledge of billing practice for diabetes educators. The Master Licensed Diabetes Educator demonstrates positivity and the ability to work collaboratively with an interdisciplinary team.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Excellent verbal communication skills, strong written communication skills, ability to engage and motivate others, strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community. Knowledge of computer software, expertise in interdisciplinary team collaboration and relations, ability to work independently, and ability to provide technical advice, guidance, and support to professional staff.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply 04/28/2019
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
  1. * University of Kentucky HealthCare seeks to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent employees, to provide the best experience for every patient, every time. If selected for a position, do you agree to abide by the UK HealthCare Values of diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.
    (Open Ended Question)
  3. * Are you currently licensed by the state of Kentucky as a (Bachelor's Prepared) Registered Nurse (RN) or Registered Dietitian (RD)?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Are you a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE)?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Are you currently licensed by the state of Kentucky as a Master Licensed Diabetes Educator (MLDE) or eligible to obtain this license?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Do you have experience working as a diabetes educator with providers in a clinic setting?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * Please choose the answer that best represents your years of paid, full-time employment experience as a diabetes educator.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years, up through 10 years
    • More than 10 years
  8. * Please choose the answer that best represents any years of experience you have as a paid, full-time employment experience working with pediatric patients with diabetes.
    • Less than 2 years
    • 2 years or more
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 year
    • More than 5 years, up through 10 years
    • More than 10 years
  9. * Please choose the answer that best represents any years of experience you have as a paid, full-time employment experience working with adult patients with diabetes.
    • Less than 2 years
    • 2 years or more
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 year
    • More than 5 years, up through 10 years
    • More than 10 years
  10. * Please describe three attributes/skills you deem most important when educating a patient with diabetes.
    (Open Ended Question)
  11. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • HospitalCareers.com
    • Indeed.com
    • LinkedIn.com
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above


Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

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