Skip to Main Content

Kaiser Permanente Careers

Licensed Nurses & Physician Assistants

The Front Line of Patient Care

Our nurse professionals embody what it means to provide the best patient interactions possible. They also advance the art and science of nursing in a patient-centered, healing environment.

Pediatric Diabetes Program Manager- RN

Location: Portland, OR Additional Locations:

Beaverton Medical/Dental Offices (old) 4855 SW Wes, 4855 SW Western Ave., Beaverton,Oregon, 97005
Cascade Park Medical Offices 12607 SE Mill Plain B, 12607 SE Mill Plain Blvd., Vancouver,Washington, 98684
Kaiser Sunnyside Medical Center 10180 SE Sunnyside, 10180 SE Sunnyside Rd., Clackamas,Oregon, 97015
Mt. Scott Medical Offices 9800 SE Sunnyside Rd., 9800 SE Sunnyside Rd., Clackamas,Oregon, 97015
Mt. Talbert Medical Offices 10100 SE Sunnyside Rd., 10100 SE Sunnyside Rd., Clackamas,Oregon, 97015
North Lancaster Medical Offices 2400 NE Lancaster, 2400 NE Lancaster Dr., Salem,Oregon, 97305
Rockwood Medical Offices 19500 SE Stark St., 19500 SE Stark St., Portland,Oregon, 97233
Salmon Creek Medical/Dental Offices 14406 NE 20th, 14406 NE 20th Ave., Vancouver,Washington, 98684
Skyline Medical Offices 5125 S. Skyline Rd., 5125 S. Skyline Rd., Salem,Oregon, 97306
Sunset Medical Offices 19400 NW Evergreen Pkwy., 19400 NW Evergreen Pkwy., Hillsboro,Oregon, 97124
Longview/Kelso Medical/Dental Offices 1230 Seventh, 1230 Seventh Ave., Longview,Washington, 98632
Orchards Medical Offices 7101 NE 137th Ave., 7101 NE 137th Ave., Orchards,Washington, 98662
Murrayhill Medical Offices 11200 Murray Scholls Pl, 11200 Murray Scholls Pl., Beaverton,Oregon, 97007
Gateway Medical Offices 1700 NE 102nd Ave., 1700 NE 102nd Ave., Portland,Oregon, 97205
Battleground Medical Offices, 720 W. Main St. Ste. 15, Battle Ground,Washington, 98604
Job Number: 769348 Date posted: 01/25/2019
Description:
To provide cohesive, consistent, and comprehensive care to the Pediatric Diabetic population through the coordination and management of multidisciplinary teams at multiple clinical sites. To improve outcomes for the Pediatric Diabetic population by providing Case Management and diabetic educational services.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Design, implement, and maintain the clinical and educational programs/activities for Peds diabetic patients in the NW region.
  • Coordinate and manage the multidisciplinary diabetes team for consistent and comprehensive standards of care for Peds diabetic patients. Coordinates the actions of the multidisciplinary team with a diverse set of goals and clinical backgrounds.
  • Develop, implement, monitor and analyze patient outcome and quality assurance measures to assure effectiveness of overall program. Assures that the program meets community and national standards (i.e., HEIDS guidelines).
  • Provide direct care to members and families including Case Management of chronically ill patients with varying social, economic, emotional, developmental and medical issues which may affect compliance with the plan of care.
  • Assess, plan, implement, and evaluate effectiveness of individual patient care plans based on the nursing process. Develop and apply nursing protocols as deemed appropriate by the diabetes team. Provides assessments, telephone advice, medication adjustments and patient instruction using protocols and knowledge unique to the CDE skill set (i.e., insulin teaching, insulin pump training appraised of clinical best practices based on research driven evidence.
  • Coordination of the administrative functions associated with providing multidisciplinary services to patients at five (5) clinical sites. Maintaining effective communication linkage with five (5) clinical sites and team members.
  • Basic Qualifications:
    Experience
  • Minimum three (3) years of current (in the past two (2) years) experience in diabetic care with an emphasis on Diabetic Case Management plus one (1) year -current outpatient experience.
  • Minimum one (1) year classroom/small group, presentation, facilitation and process tracking which can be taken concurrently.
  • Minimum one (1) year experience in Pediatrics with preferred experience with Type I diabetics.
  • Education
  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing or directly related field OR Associate's degree in a directly related field with an additional two (2) years of related experience
  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
  • License, Certification, Registration
  • Current Oregon and Washington RN license required. License in state where assigned required upon hire/transfer, application for license in secondary state required within 2 weeks of hire/transfer and must be obtained within 6 months.
  • Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) within one (1) year of hire.
  • National Provider Identifier (NPI) required prior to employment start date.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers required upon hire/transfer.

  • Additional Requirements:
  • Experience in diabetes teaching, nursing advice, pump management and insulin instruction.
  • Previous experiences in case management, medication management, and program coordination.
  • Must be CDE certified and maintain certification throughout employment.
  • Current and thorough understanding of Diabetes treatment management and education including dietary modifications, exercise and medication regimens.
  • Knowledge of user of a variety of glucometers.
  • Working knowledge of Insulin Pumps and subcutaneous insulin injection techniques.
  • Knowledge of Pediatric Developmental stages and ability of children to learn self management of diabetes according to their developmental level.

  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with multiple Kaiser Permanente care settings and computer systems.
  • Knowledge of EPIC system.
  • Prefer knowledge of KP computing systems including EPIC.
  • Bachelor's degree in Nursing.
  • Primary Location: Oregon,Portland,East Interstate Medical Offices 3550 N. Interstate Scheduled Weekly Hours: 20 Shift: Variable Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun Working Hours Start: Varies Working Hours End: Varies Job Schedule: Part-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: Salaried, Non-Union, Exempt Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Nursing Licensed Department: Pediatrics Diabetes Clinic Travel: Yes, 75 % of the Time Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

    External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

    About Nursing & Physician Assistant Careers

    Nursing Careers

    Through professional practice and leadership, nurses at Kaiser Permanente continually advance the art and science of nursing. But we recognize that what we do is more than clinical practice. We believe that every interaction — whether it is with a patient, a colleague, a physician, or anyone else — has the potential to be extraordinary. And we find that approaching our daily routine with this in mind gives each and every action new meaning and allows us to focus on the moment, empowering us to deliver expert care.

    No matter where you are in your nursing career, the size and scope of our organization means you have the resources, technology, tools, and support you need to make a lasting impact.

    Passion. Committment. Excellence. Discover Nursing At KP.

    Passion. Committment. Excellence. Discover Nursing Management at KP.

    Physician Assistant Careers

    Physician assistants play a powerful and important role in delivering high-quality, informative care. Working directly with patients, their families, colleagues, and supervising physicians, they are vital in defining the overall care experience.

    Being a physician assistant at Kaiser Permanente is centered on promoting a healing environment — one that maintains a caring, comforting practice while honoring the unity of the whole patient: mind, body, and spirit.

    Glassdoor Logo

    See What People are Saying About Working at KP

    Sep 27, 2018

    "RN"

    Glassdoor Ratings

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    • Recommends
    • Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Kaiser Permanente full-time

    Pros

    KP is a dynamic employer that takes staff development and members wellbeing to a level that is unparallel to other employers.Full Review

    More Kaiser Permanente Ratings & Reviews (3,975)

    Thanks
    to Our
    Employees

    Kaiser Permanente has been named one of the 2019 Best Places to Work. Check out what our employees like best about working at KP!

    glassdoor 2019 Best Places to Work - Employees' Choice

    Our Events

    Come introduce yourself to a member of the Kaiser Permanente team at an upcoming career or professional event. We look forward to meeting you in person.

    Recently Viewed Jobs

    You do not have any recently viewed jobs.

    Join Kaiser Permanente's Talent Network

    Please fill out the fields below and click "Join Now" to receive information about opportunities that relate to your selections.

    Interested InSearch for a category and select one from the list of suggestions. Search for a location and select one from the list of suggestions. Finally, click “Add” to create your job alert.

    • Nursing Licensed & Physician Assistants, Portland, Oregon, United StatesRemove
    • Nursing Licensed & Physician Assistants, Beaverton, Oregon, United StatesRemove
    • Nursing Licensed & Physician Assistants, Vancouver, Washington, United StatesRemove
    • Nursing Licensed & Physician Assistants, Clackamas, Oregon, United StatesRemove
    • Nursing Licensed & Physician Assistants, Salem, Oregon, United StatesRemove
    • Nursing Licensed & Physician Assistants, Hillsboro, Oregon, United StatesRemove
    • Nursing Licensed & Physician Assistants, Longview, Washington, United StatesRemove
    • Nursing Licensed & Physician Assistants, Orchards, Washington, United StatesRemove
    • Nursing Licensed & Physician Assistants, Battle Ground, Washington, United StatesRemove

    Interested in internships or early career opportunities? Click here to join our University Talent Network. Are you a Veteran? Click here to join our Military Talent Network.