An interdisciplinary patient care environment depends on reliable, effective, and timely communication techniques. Healthcare professionals must understand basic communication skills, as well as conflict management and resolution, differences in communication styles, and the impact of poor communication on interdisciplinary patient care, all of which are discussed in this presentation.
This course is designed for professionals seeking to improve patient care through enhancing communication techniques and improving teamwork. Teamwork is an essential component of any organization and the more effective the team is at communicating, the better the chances are for success.
This Seminar-on-Demand is 1 contact hour in length (check your state’s approval status in the state specific course catalog for your profession).
|Contact Hours: 1||
Video Course Format: Video
|Target Audience: ATC/LAT, Dietitian/Nutritionist, MT/LMT, NHA, OT/COTA, PT/PTA, Rec / Activities Director, RN, RT, SLP, SW|
|Instructional Level: Beginner||BOC Level of Difficulty: Essential|
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Course Goals & Objectives:
This course is intended to instruct the professional on communication techniques for interdisciplinary patient care environment.
At the end of this course the professional will be able to:
- Identify four different communication styles
- Describe effective communication skills
- List steps for conflict management and resolution
- Identify at least three safety concerns pertaining to interdisciplinary patient care and communication
Criteria for Completion:
A score of 70% or more is considered passing. Scores of less than 70% indicate a failure to understand the material and the test will need to be taken again until a passing score has been achieved.
Contact Hours: 1
Target Audience: Physical Therapists, Physical Therapist Assistants, Occupational Therapists, Occupational Therapist Assistants, Speech-Language Pathologists, Massage Therapists, Athletic Trainers, Registered Nurses, Recreation/Activities Director, Nursing Home Admins, Respiratory Therapists, Dietitian/Nutritionists, Social Workers
Instructional Level: Beginner
BOC Level of Difficulty: Essential
CDR CPE Level 1/ 740 Web-based
Learning Need Codes: 1070, 1130, 7020
Performance Indicators: 2.1.1, 2.3.3, 4.1.4, 4.2.8
Course Type: Seminar-on-Demand
The course materials for this Seminar-On-Demand are available in our online format available instantly or by mail. Our mail order format allows you to obtain a hardcopy of the course materials.
This course is offered for 0.10 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Related area).
- Financial - Sana Donofry is employed by Paideia Counseling and receives a salary. She receives royalty payments from HomeCEUConnection.com for the presentation of this course.
- Nonfinancial - No relevant nonfinancial relationships exist.
Content Disclosure: This course does not focus solely on any specific product or service.
Cancellation Policy: For activity cancellation, returns, or complaint resolution, please contact Anne Osborn by email Anne@HomeCEU or by phone at 1.800.55.4CEUS (2387). We have a 100% satisfaction guarantee. Refunds will be issued for courses that have not been completed (exam not taken), or for any course that has been rejected by your board of approval. Webinar attendance must be canceled 24 hours before the scheduled start time.