Good Shepherd Health Care System

Hermiston, OR

Diabetes and Nutrition Center Quality Coordinator Clinical Dietitian Job ID JL1501 posted on 10/12/18

Salary Range:
$34.18 - $46.14 DOE

Starting Date:
Immediate

Position Description

The Diabetes and Nutrition Center Quality Coordinator ensures implementation of the Standards and oversees the DSMES services. The quality coordinator is responsible for all components of DSMES, including evidence-based practice, service design, evaluation, and continuous quality improvement. The quality coordinator assumes a lead role in all components of Nutrition services, including program development, evidence-based practice, service design, and continuous quality improvement.

Minimum Qualifications

A. EDUCATION:
Required: Bachelors degree in nutrition/dietetics, or related health field

Desired: Masters in Nutrition, Education or related health field

B. EXPERIENCE:
Required: Experience in program development and management of individuals with chronic disease.

Desired: Expertise in diabetes education. Proficiency in diabetes medication adjustment and recommendation. Expertise in Integrative Nutrition.

C. LICENSES, CERTIFICATION, REGISTRATIONS:
Required: Appropriate/current license in professional field

Desired: Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Certification in Diabetes Education from the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE) or in process/willingness to becoming certified. Certification in Integrative Nutrition.


D. EOUIPMENT/TOOLS/WORK AIDS:
Knowledgeable in use of computers, printers, copiers, fax machines, audiovisual equipment, and the Internet.


E. SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
Ability to write educational objectives. Knowledge of teaching theories and learning models.


F. OTHER:
Bilingual and/or English-Spanish speaking preferred. Ability to work with culturally diverse population.

Desired Qualifications

Personal Traits, Qualities and Altitudes
1) Presents self positively on the phone and in person. 2) Conveys empathy and compassion in conversation. 3) Relates to others in a manner which creates a sense of teamwork, cooperation and confidence. 4) Works independently and completes assignments as scheduled or communicates barriers to timely completion to manager.
5) Recognizes the rights and responsibility of patient confidentiality and handles information appropriately. 6) Communicates effectively with people from a variety of socioeconomic backgrounds, taking their cultural and spiritual values into consideration.
7) Relates well to children, adolescents, adult and geriatric clients. 8) Incorporates guest relations into daily activities. 9) Must be self-motivated, dependable, neatly groomed, personable and well organized.

Contact

Courtney Munoz
541-667-3546
cmunoz@gshealth.org
http://www.gshealth.org/


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