Certified Diabetes Educator LD or RD
Womens Care Florida
Orlando, Florida 32803
Job Description and Requirements
Women's Care Florida has earned a reputation for quality women's healthcare in West Central Florida. We pride ourselves on being the leader in women's healthcare by employing dedicated and caring individuals that promote our philosophy and success of Exceptional Women's Care Every Patient, Every Time.
We have over 70 locations throughout Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, Polk, Lake, Seminole, and Orange counties with plans for future growth. Currently we are seeking an experienced Certified Diabetes Educator to join our team in Orlando at our new and innovative Multi-Specialty center opening in June, 2017.
Position: RD/LD Certified Diabetes Educator
Position Summary: The RD/LD works with patients and internal stakeholders in the development and facilitation of medical nutritional therapy plans to enhance the health and well-being of patients.
Establishes patient database by consulting with physicians and other health care professionals; reviewing patient record; interviewing patient.
Conducts one-on-one nutritional assessments.
Develops and implements dietary care plan by assessing nutritional needs; determining resources and coordinating dietary program with health care providers.
Educates patients and their families by teaching nutrition principles, diet regimens, and food selection, preparation, and economics.
Encourages patients by promoting goals; reinforcing positive results; offering comfort.
Develops and coordinates educational events to educate patients on the importance of nutrition, healthy eating habits, and making good dietary choices
Provides information by answering questions.
Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Bachelors degree required
Registered by the Commission on Dietetic Registration and licensed in FL required
Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) required
Prior RD experience in a physician group setting preferred
Excellent communication, professional and organization skills
Patient service orientation
Please send Cover letter and CV to Hollie Jacobs at HJACOBS@WOMENSCAREFL.COM or apply online.
[posted Mar 31, 2017]
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