Brockton Hospital Diabetes Educator in Brockton, Massachusetts
High school diploma or equivalent required. Graduate of an approved school of nursing with current licensure to practice as a registered nurse in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts preferred. Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) designation preferred. Must have current knowledge of diabetes self-management practice. Will create a written curriculum with criteria for successful learning outcomes. Will assess needs of individual patients, developing an educational plan and periodic reassessment to help patients make informed choices, and to facilitate self-directed behavior changes with the intent of reducing complications.