Has worked a minimum of two years specifically with patients being managed for Diabetes Possess the ability to supervise, plan and coordinate the activities of Comprehensive Diabetes Program through program planning; grant development, implementation and evaluation.
Must be able to direct the provider and patients in means of evidenced best practices Must be able to provide accurate, reliable, clinical advice to patients and providers while emphasizing patient comfort and well-being.
Exhibits a workable knowledge of teaching protocol in health care and preventive disease and demonstrates nursing knowledge along the lifespan continuum Exhibits excellent oral and written communication skills, excellent customer service skills and telephone skills.
Demonstrates the ability to use multiple modes of delivery of change that encourages patient learning and supports lifestyle change.
Gaston Family Health Services is a community sponsored, family-centered provider of health care, health education and preventive care services without regard for the ability to pay.
The philosophies embodied in our Mission Statement confirm our commitment to:
•Providing continuing comprehensive and accessible primary care services to individuals and families of all ...economic levels throughout our service area.
•Providing primary care services to meet the physical as well as social health needs of individuals and families, promoting health maintenance, providing timely diagnostics, treatment and referral services.
•Emphasizing preventive care through patient and community education to help individuals become aware and responsible for their own health behaviors.
•Employing an interdisciplinary team approach in collaboration with other community providers to provide a continuum of appropriate patient/family-oriented care in a cost-effective manner.