Jul 22, 2021

Certified Diabetes Educator Coordinator - Diabetic Education & Services

  • BayCare Health System
  • Clearwater, FL, USA

Job Description

Certified Diabetes Educator Coordinator - Diabetic Education & Services(

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The Certified Diabetes Educator Coordinator is responsible for th following:

  • Planning, implementing and evaluating diabetes self-management education (DSMT/E), its related services & other education programs, including diabetes prevention.
  • Ensures systematic and coordinated delivery of all services.
  • Performs Certified Diabetes Educator functions, providing patient-centered diabetes self-management training, education and support to individuals/groups according to the Scope of Practice, Standards of Practice, and Standards of Prof Performance for Diabetes Educators (AADE), expert resource for people/providers.
  • Involved in case & clinical management, healthcare consultancy with other providers, organizations, industry, public & professional education, public health & wellness promotion, research in diabetes management & education, ensures requirements set forth by the CMS accrediting process (ADA or AADE) are met.
  • Participates on Diabetes Service Line and supports efforts to attain/maintain disease-specific certification by The Joint Commission.

CDR required with Florida RD or BLS required with RN license.

Required Experience includes 3 years as a Certified Diabetes Educator.


Certifications and Licensures

Required CDCES - Formerly CDE (Diabetes)
Required Dietitian State of Florida
Or RN (Registered Nurse) State of Florida
Required BLS (Basic Life Support) If applicable
Or Reference summary for details If applicable


Required Bachelor's Food and Nutrition
Or Bachelor's Nursing
Preferred Master's Food and Nutrition
Preferred Master's Nursing


Required 3 years Certified Diabetes Educator expereince

Specific Skills

Required Delegation skills
Required Educator skills
Required Work independently
Required Work with a team
Required Administrative and clerical skills
Required Computer skills appropriate to position
Required Critical thinking skills
Required Customer service skills
Required Interpersonal skills
Required Knowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to position
Required Leadership skills
Required Medical terminology use and understanding
Required Organizational skills
Required Written and verbal communication skills



Primary Location

: FL-Clearwater-BayCare Medical Group Physician Practice
Schedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday


: Days
Shift Hours: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Weekend Work: Occasional
On Call: No
Employment Status: ACTIVE FULL TIME

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled