Diabetes Specialist/ Manager FT Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 4/28/2021

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Diabetes Nurse Manager AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Medical, Dental and Vision Available Day One

Location Address: 9100 W. 74th Street, Mission, KS 66204


Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019
  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962
  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility  
  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses
  • Onsite, covered, free parking
Work Hours/Shift:
 Full Time, Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Translate the organizational strategic plan in way that is meaningful to those I lead and the patients I serve.

  • Establish goals and priorities for my team and direct the efforts of staff toward accomplishment of objectives.

  • Recognize and act on growth opportunities to advance the hospital’s mission and vision.

  • Resolve problems quickly and in a manner that preserves the integrity of those involved.

  • Inspire staff to move in a direction that supports the strategic plan, promotes evidence-based practice and supports teamwork and respect for diverse interests, needs and values.

  • Participate in marketing and/or community service activities that enhance the image of Shawnee Mission Health.

  • Place patient safety at the center of all leadership decisions made.

  • Accept accountability for problem-solving issues and work with members of the healthcare team to resolve concerns.

  • Develop, implement and evaluate policies, standards of practice and programs that support the department.

  • Analyze and monitor compliance with accrediting and regulatory agencies.

  • Identify my own knowledge deficits and assume responsibility for personal conduct and professional development.

  • Recognize the importance of professional contributions through national specialty certification, formal education advancement and professional organization membership.

  • Utilize critical thinking skills to analyze problems and develop solutions that align with the organization’s mission, vision and values.

  • Demonstrate expertise in planning resources to respond to financial goals of the organization.

  • Create and manage operating and capital budgets to provide for departmental needs.

  • Initiate activities to enhance revenues and support cost reduction and containment.

  • Proactively monitor key performance indicators and make appropriate adjustments to processes.

  • Plan, implement and evaluate schedules in accordance with patient needs.

  • Leverage the strengths and skills of others in order to increase efficiency and effectiveness.

  • Utilize work time effectively and adhere to established deadlines. 

What You Will Need:
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited school of nursing

  • Kansas Registered Nurse License

  • BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association

  • Diabetes Certification Preferred

Job Summary:

Job Summary:

In this unique and challenging position, this clinical leader is accountable for the diabetes population both inpatient and outpatient.  Working with a highly motivated clinical team composed of endocrinologists, physicians, diabetes educators, dietitians and clinical nurse specialists this expert clinician will direct the care of the diabetic population.   Working with clinical nurses and physicians to implement best practices, impacting outcomes, minimizing complications across the inpatient population including a computerized insulin infusion management tool.  Inpatient populations focus on Gestational to Geriatric and focus on smooth transitions to the next level of care.  Management of the diabetes clinic includes follow up visits with outpatients to manage diabetes, provide community classes and the critical nutritional support provided by the dietitians.  This program is ADA accredited and Joint Commission accredited for diabetes seeking to constantly provide the highest quality of care.  Teamwork and professional collaboration are the hallmarks of this program’s continued success within the context of AdventHealth services standards promoting a healing, health environment for patients and staff.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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