I decided to pose a couple of questions to my fellow Certified Diabetes Educators on the AADE (American Association of Diabetes Educators) list serve.
I was interested to see what their response would be, since our experiences as CDE’s vary based on the setting in which we work, the kind of population that we serve, and our own experiences working with people with diabetes.
The two questions I asked CDEs were:
- What are the most frequent questions PWD’s ask you, and your response?
- What are the most unusual or interesting questions PWD’s ask you, and your response?
Here are the answers
1. Chris Memering, BSN, RN, CDE, SANE-A
I don’t know, I kind of like that this question will be seen by all the NC educators. We all have awesome stories to tell, and I think I learn something each time I hear an educator talk about their patient experience. I am looking forward to seeing the “most unusual” questions asked. [Continue reading]