NP / Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE)

  • 120 San Lucar Ct, Sunnyvale, CA 94086, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

iHealth Labs is working with patients and doctors in the US and China to manage diabetes and hypertension. We are a Sunnyvale-based healthcare and technology company, and are looking for an experienced diabetes management expert to join our team with both technical and clinical roles to develop an innovative, team-based chronic disease online management program. You will utilize the iHealth devices and Share Care platform to manage diabetic patients both on site and remotely with other clinical team members.

Job Description

  • Work with a cross-functional product team to develop and constantly improve digital health solutions to extend the chronic disease management beyond doctor’s office.
  • Serve as the leader of clinical service team, to develop clinical protocols and educational content for diabetes and hypertension self-management education program that meets AADE and AHA standards.
  • Collaboratively develop an individualized care plan, behavior goals and learning objectives with each patient. Provide individual case management to patients.
  • Use the established Standards of Practice and Professional Performance (SOP/SOPP) in diabetes care and evidence-based practice guidelines to determine the educational interventions for each individual.
  • Collaborate with primary care physicians and other clinicians, utilize iHealth Share Care platform and devices to track and monitor outcomes and provide educational interventions. Provide real-time support to program participant remotely at shifts.
  • Document assessment data, educational plan, educational services provided and evaluation results in each participant’s educational records.
  • Utilize a team approach to provide services and collaborates and communicate with team members when needed.
  • Other duties and projects as assigned.

Qualifications

Must have bachelors degree combined with licensure below.  Knowledge or willingness to learn about new health technology is a plus.

License/Certifications

Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) credentialed by the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE), with background of a licensed RN/NP(Registered Nurse, Nurse Practitioner), Pharmacist, or RD/RDN (Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist). Board Certified, Advanced Diabetes Management (BC-ADM) is preferred.

Education

Bachelor’s degree in nursing or health related field. Advanced degree (Master in health-related field, PhD, PharmD, or MD) is preferred.

Experience

At least three years clinical experience as a CDE in a diabetes education center or a diabetes care focused medical center. Leadership in a Diabetes Education Accreditation Program (DEAP) is preferred. Extensive, direct hands-on experience on the care of patients with chronic conditions is required. Digital health experience is appreciated but not mandatory.

Additional Information

Perks

Height adjustable desk and ergonomic chair

MacBook Pro with a 4K monitor

Healthy snacks everyday

Once a week catered lunch

Work from Home days monthly 

Flexible Working Hours

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.