CCS Medical Certified Diabetes Educator in Clearwater, Florida
More than a career - a chance to make a difference in people's lives!
When you have the power to make a difference in the health and well-being of others, every day is extraordinary.
THIS IS A REMOTE/PART-TIME POSITION. THERE IS NO REQUIREMENT TO RESIDE IN ANY PARTICULAR STATE.
Are you patient driven?
You will thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment where it’s all about multi-tasking to get the job done. If you are positive and professional with a focus on solving problems and doing whatever it takes to make a difference to every customer every time, you are a match for CCS Medical! If you relate well to all kinds of people, listen attentively, and can hone in on the most important issues, then.……. this is the career for you!
As a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist-PART-TIME (CDCES / CDE - Work from Home- located in West Coast- preferred Bilingual-Spanish) you will educate patients on diabetes self-management by developing the patient’s knowledge, skills, and abilities that are necessary to manage diabetes and improve his or her health outcomes. Diabetes self-management education provides adaptive techniques and/or equipment to help the patient self-manage his or her diabetes.
What you’ll be doing...
Remote position (work from home) assisting Insulin Pump and CGM patients telephonically.
Provides diabetes education and information to patients through the Diabetes Self-Management Education/Training (DSME/T) program.
Assists in the assessment, data collection, education, instruction and evaluation of managed care diabetes patients
Assists in the implementation and evaluation of diabetes training & education programs for internal employees
Participates in educational programs and in-house meetings on product information and new procedures
Assists in the development of diabetes educational materials
Provides one-on-one instruction for employees as needed
Represents and promotes CCS Medical and Diabetes Education department at trade shows, conferences, community events, and community diabetes programs as needed
Attends annual diabetes conferences (ADA, ADCES, American Dietetic Association) for continued diabetes education training
Maintains and promotes patient confidentiality
Maintains a high degree of confidentiality at all times due to access to sensitive information
Maintains regular, predictable, consistent attendance and is flexible to meet the needs of the department
Follows all Medicare, Medicaid, HIPAA, and Private Insurance regulations and requirements
Abides by all regulations, policies, procedures and standards
What WE Bring to the Table:
We offer a 401(k) plan with a generous company match and vesting schedule, financial planning, and competitive salary.
What YOU Bring to the Table:
Bachelor Degree (AA) from a college or university and one to two years of diabetes education experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Diabetes Educator certification (CDCES) by National Certification Board of Diabetes Educators, Registered Dietitian (RD), Licensed Dietician (LD), Registered Pharmacist (RPh) or Registered Nurse (RN), and Insulin Pump/Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) certifications or equivalent experience and/or training are required.
Reads, analyzes and interprets general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures or government regulations.
Writes reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals
Effectively presents information and respond to questions from internal and external customers
Proficient with various Microsoft Office software such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Advanced knowledge of processing methodologies and medical terminology
Knowledge of CCS Medical product line(s), general coverage, clinical criteria, regulatory and compliance standards
Excellent planning, organization, multi-tasking and execution skills
Strong interpersonal relation, judgment and decision-making skills
CCS Medical is an Equal Opportunity Employer /Veterans/Disabled
Req No.: 2021-2886
Position Schedule: Other
In/Out: Saturday 9AM-6PM ET Zone/1 week day/Sunday 9AM-6PM
External Company URL: www.ccsmed.com
Street: 14255 49th St. North Ste 301