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Communication Skills: For Nursing and Healthcare Students

Communication Skills: For Nursing and Healthcare Students

Paperback by Norman, Kay (Head of Department for Practice Learning and Partnerships, University of Worcester)

Communication Skills: For Nursing and Healthcare Students

£14.99

ISBN:
9781908625779
For delivery:
Estimated Despatch 25 Oct 2021
Communication Skills: For Nursing and Healthcare Students

Description

Communication Skills is an accessible textbook for nursing and healthcare students seeking to understand the concept of communication and to develop their communication skills. Through clear explanations, case studies and activities, the book will help you to understand the principles of communication and develop your own skills for your healthcare practice. You will learn: Why communication is fundamental to nursing and health care How to communicate in assessing, planning, providing and managing care How to communicate in promoting health and in therapeutic interventions How to communicate in difficult situations How to communicate with a diverse range of people How communication is used to improve patient safety This book will help you to demonstrate your communication skills and develop your proficiency in nursing and health care. Essentials is a series of accessible, introductory textbooks for students in nursing, health and social care. New and forthcoming titles in the series: The Care Process Communication Skills Leadership Mental Health Promoting Health and Wellbeing Study Skills

Contents

About the authors Introduction 1 Communication as a concept 2 Communication skills in assessing, planning, providing and managing care 3 Communication skills in promoting health 4 Communication skills for therapeutic intervention 5 Communication skills in difficult situations 6 Communication and diversity 7 Communication skills for teamworking 8 Communication for patient safety Index

Publisher:
Lantern Publishing Ltd
Format:
Paperback
Pages:
184 pages
Publication Date:
15 Sep 2019
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