RN: Health Educator - Chronic Diseases

His Hands Free Clinic

RN

Health Educator — Chronic Diseases

The Health Educator — Chronic Diseases is responsible implement the mission of His Hands Free Clinic by providing one on one and group teaching to patients with hypertension, diabetes, obesity, COPD, prediabetes, and other lasting conditions.

Reporting to the Clinic Coordinator, hours for this position are:

  • Tuesdays 9AM-1PM, 5-7PM evening optional for first 6 months
  • Wednesdays 9AM-3PM
  • Thursdays 9AM-3PM, 5-7pm
Qualifications:
  • Be a committed Christian who demonstrates a personal relationship with Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord and is involved in a local church.
  • Agree with and be willing to uphold the Statement of Faith and Statement of Values.
  • Possess excellent communication, organizational, and computer skills.
  • Be self-motivated, dependable, and responsible.
  • Be friendly and respect the God-given dignity of all persons.
  • Have an active and current unrestricted Iowa nursing license if applicable
  • Be a Registered Nurse
  • Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) preferred.
  • 1-2 years of experience in healthcare education, preferred. Change the years to 1-2 instead of 3-5
  • Ability to plan, implement, monitor, and evaluate health education programs.
  • Ability to develop educational materials and aids, and to promote and present health education initiatives.
  • Ability to achieve sustainable health education program results.
  • Ability to wok well on a team.
  • Ability to document processes, maintain databases, and provide access to resources.
  • Excellent communication and networking skills.
Primary Duties Include:
  • Provide Patient Education
  • Identify patients needing intervention
  • Schedule patients for one on one and group meetings
  • Cross train to room patients
  • Teach diabetic and other chronic disease curriculum
  • Monitor and record patients progress towards program goal
  • Provide reports every 2 months to Clinic Coordinator and Executive Director
  • Follow up on patients as requested
  • Designing and distributing health education materials
  • Facilitating health education events, workshops, conferences, and presentations, as needed.
  • Providing staff, community agencies, and organizations with access to health education resources.
  • Work in clinic as directed by supervisor
Physical Requirements:
  • Ability to stoop, kneel, crouch and reach overhead
  • Ability to maneuver throughout the facility
  • Ability to lift 25 pounds

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RN: Health Educator - Chronic Diseases

His Hands Free Clinic

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Job ID: 84165

Posted 14 days ago

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