Nancy Gimenez achieves Certified Diabetes Educator status renewal
The National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE) recently announced that Nancy Gimenez, RN, BSN, CDE, at Community Health Network-Berlin Memorial Hospital has renewed the Certified Diabetes Educator® (CDE®) status by successfully completing the continuing education renewal option process.
Candidates must meet rigorous eligibility require-ments to be eligible for certification. Achieving the CDE credential demonstrates to people with diabetes and employers that the heath care professional possesses distinct and specialized knowledge, thereby promoting quality of care for people with diabetes. Currently, there are over 18,800 diabetes educators who hold NCBSE certification.