The Diabetes Instructor is responsible for individual counseling of patients with any type of diabetes who are considering pregnancy, are pregnant or are post-delivery. This counseling follows the guidelines established by the American Diabetes Association, the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the American Association of Diabetes Educators. The educator works in a collaborative management structure with the physicians within the CMFM as well as the referring OB-GYN and Inpatient Diabetes Educator if necessary. The Instructor is closely involved with operations, clinical management and the strategic direction of the care of the diabetes patients.
Essential Job Duties:
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
Working Conditions, Equipment, Physical Demands:
There is a reasonable expectation that employees in this position will be exposed to blood-borne pathogens.
Physical Demands –
Medium work. Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
The physical demands and work environment that have been described are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.
The above job description is an overview of the functions and requirements for this position. This document is not intended to be an exhaustive list encompassing every duty and requirement of this position; your supervisor may assign other duties as deemed necessary.