Communicating with Non-English Speaking Patients Approaching the End of their Life
This micro skills course examines how to effectively communicate with non-English speaking patients approaching the end of life.
Online - Self Paced
Yes, on completion
Association of Palliative Medicine
What will I learn?
- By the end of this session you will be able to:
- Recognise the challenges, duties and responsibilities for professionals when communicating with non-English speaking patients approaching the end of their lives and the possible consequences if effective communication is not achieved
- Develop effective skills to facilitate communication with non-English speaking patients approaching the end of their lives
- Describe the services that are, or should be, available to facilitate discussion with this patient group, and how they may be accessed
- Evaluate how best to work with an interpreter or bilingual health advocate when communicating with patients approaching the end of their lives
Course provided in association with
- This eLearning session is provided by the Content Providers listed above but it does not in any way constitute a qualification or accreditation from them.
- Certificates provided at the end of each session are issued by Talisium under licence and cannot be used by students to seek membership, fellowship or any other form of recognition by the Content Provider.
- This micro skills course may contain references to UK laws, regulations, policies and practice guidelines.
- You should apply the lessons within the context of your local environment.
- This micro skills course may contain features that are not optimised for mobile devices.