Job Profile: A Patient counselor will interact with the Patients, address their concerns.
Brief JD: Meeting patients, Sharing the essence of the Patient
Counseling Programme, Sharing essential information about the
disease, treatment and life- style modifications, Giving a patient hearing to the concerns and difficulties faced by the patient, Motivating the patient
through use of counseling skills and techniques, Emphasizing the
importance of compliance and control, Ensuring the components of the patient programme are made available to each patient, Timely follow- up with patients through visits and calls to ensure that the rapport and trust is maintained
Qualifications and Competencies:
• The person should be dynamic, confident and should be willing to
work hard, Good interpersonal skills and
ability to work in a team is of utmost importance.
• We would prefer Dieticians, BSW/ MSW [Social work graduates/
post- graduates], Air Hostess, Physiotherapists, Psychologists, Candidates
with a Counseling background. However, we can also look at some fresh
graduates who are dynamic and can be groomed.
• All candidates will be trained extensively in science as well as counseling aspects of the disease