Hcs/320 Health Care Communication

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Health Care Communication University of Phoenix HCS/320 Heath Care Communication 1 Effective communication is a basic skill that we all must have. The ways we communicate can be very crucial to so many aspects of our lives. Communication can happen with words or without words, when using symbols, drawings or even through sounds and gestures. The role of communication is greater for those who are in the health care field. It is important to always give clear instructions to the person…show more content…
We must begin with effective communication and that begins with the person sending the information and then the person receiving this information will then need to understand it. After this effective communication is the actual message that is delivered. This is conversation and conversation can happen in many ways whether it be face to face, by sounds and senses and other means of technology. Then we must receive the information, understand the information and return the conversation understanding the message that was given. Health Care Communication 2 How do the basic elements of effective communication differ from the basic rules of health care communication? The basic elements of effective communication will differ from any basic rules of health care communication also includes patient care. Patients tend to withhold a lot of information from their health care providers and this happens only when they do not trust the provider or feel that provider is working in their best interest. We have providers who will answer your questions with a yes or a no and this is actually
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