Job Descriptions / Responsibilities:
Initiates and provides continuous evaluation of patient education for all patients.
Performs patient care assessments of educational needs considering the patient's physical, psychological and spiritual needs.
Formulates and initiates an individualized teaching plan of care considering factors influencing patient's Ability to participate in educational activities.
Provides one-oil-one and group patient teaching activities.
Develops patient/family educational tools and materials in Arabic and English.
Collaborates with multidisciplinary team in planning, implementing and evaluating outcomes of patienUfamilyeducation.
Participates in patient support group activities, School Health Programs and Community Outreach Educational Programs.
Facilitates and participates in performance improvement activities.
Conducts and/or participates in research related to the Health Education Program.
Assists in development of standards of care for Health Education Program.
Serves as a role model, teacher and resource person in guiding the patient and family.
Participates in interdisciplinary committees and task forces.