Clinical Nurse IV

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Clinical Nurse IV

Job Description & Salary Range

UC Title: Clinical Nurse IV

Position Number: 10006030

Reports to: Administrative Nurse IV

Working Title: Clinical Nurse IV

Cost Center: Patient Health Education (8770)

Bargaining Unit: NX

FLSA: Nonexempt

Job Code: 9137

Shift: Day Shift

Hours: 20.00

Position Summary:

The primary focus of this position is to provide diabetes education to patients and staff at UC Irvine Health and ensure that the diabetes program meets evidence based best practice standards. The Certified Diabetic Educator (CDE) RN is responsible for designing, promoting and evaluating the patient/family diabetes education program for UCI Health. The CDE is responsible for providing education in diabetes self-management to patients, and their families, newly diagnosed with diabetes, as well as for those managing diabetes for years. The CDE will work closely with the multidisciplinary team to develop policies and protocols pertaining to diabetes.

The CDE RN will apply the nursing process in providing patient/family education in the inpatient and outpatient setting, and will participate in the assessment, implementation and evaluation of staff educational programs. The CDE RN serves as a role model and clinical resource to colleagues, staff, patients and students.

Salary Range:

Rate Minimum $47.86 Midpoint $56.79 Maximum $65.72

Required Qualifications:

Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload

Basic Life Support

Certified Diabetic Educator

Certified Diabetic Educator (CDE) with a minimum of 3 years of experience working as a CDE at an acute care facility

Certified Pump Trainer (CPT) - 3 pumps, 1 sensor

Demonstrated ability to develop curriculum for patient and staff education

Demonstrated teaching/education/in-service skills for patients and staff

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Must demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the job

Registered Nurse

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Board Certified - Advanced Diabetes Management

Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

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Job No:
Posted: 3/14/2018
Application Due: 4/23/2018
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