Translation and Communication in Healthcare
A communication disorder is an impairment in receiving, sending, processing, and understanding messages. It can affect hearing, speech, vision, and language. This course explains how communication barriers affect patient care and what you can do to overcome them.
Covered in this course:
- The causes of communication barriers
- The negative consequences of having a communication barrier
- And how to communicate with a patient who is blind or deaf, has speech or cognitive disorders, or speaks a different language