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Clinical Nutritionist/Certified Diabetic's Educator *Manhattan,NY*

Company: NYU Langone Health - Symphony Talent
Location: New York
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:





NYU Grossman School of Medicine is one of the nation's top-ranked medical schools. For 175 years, NYU Grossman School of Medicine has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history and enrich the lives of countless people. An integral part of NYU Langone Health, the Grossman School of Medicine at its core is committed to improving the human condition through medical education, scientific research, and direct patient care. At NYU Langone Health, equity, diversity, and inclusion are fundamental values. We strive to be a place where our exceptionally talented faculty, staff, and students of all identities can thrive. We embrace diversity, inclusion, and individual skills, ideas, and knowledge. For more information, go to med.nyu.edu, and interact with us on LinkedIn, Glassdoor, Indeed, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.Position Summary:
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Clinical Nutritionist/Certified Diabetics Educator.

In this role, the successful candidate supports FGP practice diabetes, pre-diabetes, and gestational diabetes patients through appropriate interventions and education to achieve all identified treatment goals.Job Responsibilities:



  • Develops insulin and oral hypoglycemic protocols as required to allow effective management of practice patients. Maintains all specified qualifications as detailed below
  • Participates in education of practice RNs to encourage constantly increased understanding of clinical care of diabetes patients and support a clinical culture of well-informed and competent diabetes care in the FGP. Participates in maintaining optimum practice operations for the care of diabetic patients
  • Participates in clinical co-management with FGP physicians and other care providers. This includes making appropriate modifications of diabetes medical regimens, per FGP protocols, based on critical assessment of patient clinical factors and blood glucose data. Engages in a regular ongoing critical examination of diabetes educator practice and professional performance and makes recommendations to maintain the highest level of care and operations possible. Completes all required documents necessary for appropriate diabetes patient care. Ensures that the ADA certification standards are met and maintained at all times
  • Promote diabetes self-management education and training (DSME/T) as an integral part of diabetes care. Promotes documentation of the outcomes of DSME/T. Encourages research to validate practice and improve quality DSME/T and diabetes care
  • CDE scope of practice will include assessment, education, and appropriate therapeutic interventions and recommendations for All patients with diabetes and pre-diabetes as well as those with gestational diabetes, All patients who require education for unrelated conditions that affect blood glucose or require blood glucose monitoring such as hypoglycemia, All patients who require education for unrelated conditions that affect blood glucose or require blood glucose monitoring such as hypoglycemia, Patients on subcutaneous insulin pump therapy, Patients undergoing assessment with continuous glucose monitoring (CGM)
  • Develops and updates nutrition education manual for outpatient setting; Develops and implements medically supervised physician-monitored weight management program as needed according to health plan requirements
  • Plans to evaluate and provide individual patient consultations and group education programs including nutrition consultation with family members, staff, and physicians
  • Documents consultations/education and provides follow updates to referring physicians
  • Attends and participates in community lectures as well as support groups
  • Participates and provides education programs for marketing, community benefit, and NYU staff education programs
  • Attends multidisciplinary patient care rounds and pertinent clinical meetings as required
  • Prescribes food and other nutrients including nutritional support per protocol or under the direction of the MD
  • Ensures that patients' needs for special diets and altered meal schedules are met. Identifies patient diet knowledge deficits
  • Works with physicians and coordination instituting provisional status as a Center of excellence under the ASMS guidelines
  • Assists program development and marketing as needed
  • Manages and requests appropriate educational resources as required education program
  • Assists in tracking database outcomes and patient flow
  • Is involved in nutrition care planning across the Continuum of Care, including servicing patient dietary staff, providing preoperative and postoperative classes, and follow-up care one year postoperatively for patients
  • Implements performance improvement strategies as identified through review of program outcomes

    Minimum Qualifications:
    To qualify you must have a Education:Bachelors Degree in Nutrition, or equivalent Education in Nutrition that meets the CDRs education requirement for certification. Licensure/Certification: Current Registered Dietitian Certification from the CDR. The Certified Diabetes Educator position is a health professional who is either registered or licensed by an appropriate accrediting body in his/her respective field with a minimum of bachelor's degree, masters preferred. CDE must be Certified by the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators. CDE should have a background in diabetes education with a minimum of 1 year in diabetes education either in a hospital setting or outpatient practice. Specific skills should include clinical competence in the following: Use of oral agents, insulin, and other injectables such as GLP-1 agonists (e.g. exenatide), and pramlintide to manage diabetic patients Clinical management of type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes All aspects related to education and successful use of chronic subcutaneous insulin pumps Use and interpretation of continuous glucose monitors and sensors Facility with management and modification of diabetic regimens based on glycemic control and specified targets identified in the care planComputer Skills:-Basic computer skills including Microsoft Word, Windows, Excel, and an email system.

    Required Licenses: Diabetes Care_Educ specialist, Dietetics-Nutrition-NYSQualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

    NYU Grossman School of Medicine provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.

    NYU Grossman School of Medicine is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
    If you wish to view NYU Grossman School of Medicine's EEO policies, please click here. Please click here to view the Federal "EEO is the law" poster or visit https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm for more information.NYU Langone Health provides a salary range to comply with the New York City Law on Salary Transparency in Job Advertisements. The salary range for the role is $63,935.04 - $82,951.04 Annually. Actual salaries depend on a variety of factors, including experience, specialty, education, and hospital need. The salary range or contractual rate listed does not include bonuses/incentive, differential pay or other forms of compensation or benefits.To view the Pay Transparency Notice, please click here

Keywords: NYU Langone Health - Symphony Talent, New York , Clinical Nutritionist/Certified Diabetic's Educator *Manhattan,NY*, Healthcare , New York, New York

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