Translation - English Competency Framework for Diabetes Nursing
This research aims 1) to study the core competency framework for diabetes nursing. 2) to determine the element competencies of diabetes nursing. This paper provides the foundations of the Delphi technique based on the sampling group of 19 diabetes nursing experts. Research methodology is carried out on three rounds, namely, 1) analyses the document and design the interview framework and discuss with the selection group 2) Analyses data from panel selection discussion so as to provide a structured communication process designed to produce a detailed examination of a topic and/or problem and discussion from the participating group to prior the element competencies. 3) Applies both median and inter-quartile range (IQR) to identify the distribution of expert’s views on each item. In this fashion, each expert is granted the chance to evaluate the other experts ’views. All feedback from respondents (the experts) of this would be analyzed to achieve consensus of them.
The conclusion indicates that all experts on the panel achieved high consensus on every element competencies for diabetes nursing, covering three essential competencies consisted of 50 elements that establish the professional competencies for the successful delivery of the diabetes care, namely, 1) 21 elements of specialist expertise competency (in term of specific patient group, e.g. people with diabetes) 2) 23 elements of facilitating the delivery of the knowledge, coaching and counseling competency. 3) 6 elements of communication and team work competency. The findings of this study show that the competency framework for diabetes care can be used in the number of ways to recruit, plan and develop nurses’ knowledge and skills.
Master's degree - CMMU
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