Registered Nurse - Diabetes Educator

Registered Nurse - Diabetes Educator

Renfrew Victoria Hospital
Location: Renfrew, Ontario
Posted: June 1st 2019
Salary: $33.23-$47.57 per hour
Description:

Renfrew Victoria Hospital is a values-driven organization dedicated to excellence in health care and is nationally and internationally recognized for the commitment to quality and client-centred care.

We are a fully accredited facility, offering surgical, medical, obstetric and complex continuing care. Special inpatient services include an emergency department, diagnostic imaging, hemo and peritoneal dialysis, oncology, sleep laboratory, special care unit, palliative care, pastoral care and more. The hospital has an extensive ambulatory care program with over 30,000 emergency and clinic visits per year.

At the Renfrew Victoria Hospital, we strive for excellence in both in the delivery of safe and high-quality patient care services and the establishment of a healthy work environment.

We are currently recruiting for a Registered Nurse - Diabetes Educator. This is a temporary, part-time position (maternity leave).

Qualifications
  • Current registration with the College of Nurses of Ontario
  • Advanced knowledge and experience in the care of diabetes clients, including insulin adjustment
  • Ability to complete an assessment of a diabetes client and make recommendations for care
  • Knowledge of patient teaching and adult education principles, as well as the ability to teach adults in a variety of client situations
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with patients, physicians and other members of the health care team
  • Ability to work as a member of a team to provide diabetes education and to work independently and perform duties in the physical demands of the work area
  • Knowledge of basic computer skills and ability to prepare PowerPoint presentations as required
  • Completed vulnerable sector check within the past six months may be required
  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing is preferred
  • Certified Diabetes Educator certification is preferred
  • Bilingualism is preferred
Additional Information

Although we appreciate all responses, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis until the position is filled.

Contact Information
Julia Boudreau, Vice President, Corporate Services
Renfrew Victoria Hospital
499 Raglan Street North,
Renfrew, Ontario
K7V 1P6

Email: hr@renfrewhosp.com
Website: www.renfrewhosp.com
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