Job Detail

Job Position - Department

Diabetes Educator - Diabetics Management Program

Experience

2 -3 year of relevant experience

Education

Bachelors (Certified training course in diabetes education)

Last Date

11/29/2021 12:00:00 AM

Job Description

  • Developing meal plan according to individual needs depending upon the sugar levels, weight and financial status
  • Using food modesl for the better understanding of patients
  • Providing educational materials, which are translated in Urdu for patient’s understanding
  • Collecting baseline and follow up data on a patient’s dietary pattern, sugar levels and proposed meal plans using relevant electronic platform
  • Consulting patients from DMP and Family medicine
  • Assessing an individual's specific education needs, informed by the doctor’s checklist
  • Identifying an individual's specific diabetes self-management goals
  • Providing education and behavioral interventions, directed at helping patients achieve identified self-management goals 
  • Counseling patients with the aid of DMP educational material
  • Counseling patients on Hyperglycemia and Hypoglycemia, using the Hypoglycemia and Hyperglycemia brochure
  • Counseling patients regarding regular SMBG which includes:
  1. How to use glucometer
  2. How to record readings in SMBG booklet
  • Counseling the patient regarding medications, which includes:
  1. Timings
  2. Compliance
Counseling the patient regarding Insulin which includes:
  1. Myths related to insulin
  2. Removing the needle phobia by injecting needle to the patient
  3. Insulin injecting technique using Insulin Dose brochure, dose adjustment using Dose Adjustment brochure
  4. Proper site rotation using rotation guide for abdomen and thighs
  5. Timings
  6. Compliance
Providing patient with Foot Care Tips brochure if they have not already received it Documenting of the education-related data using DMP Diabetes Education form Ensuring all key aspects of education are covered by following the Diabetes Educator Checklist for New and Follow-up patients as a guide Conducting Diabetes Conversation Maps (DCM) Entering data