Fri, Aug 25th, 2023

Mastering the Art of Empathic Communication in Healthcare

Winning at Wellness

Healthcare professionals will be invited to explore the crucial role of communication in improving patient outcomes and satisfaction. Recognizing that time is often a scarce commodity in healthcare, this program is designed to provide a concise yet comprehensive overview of effective communication strategies and their impact on patient care. Participants will discuss the significant barriers often encountered in patient-provider communication and present practical strategies for overcoming these challenges. Emphasis will be placed on patient-centered communication techniques, such as motivational interviewing and shared decision-making. These methods encourage a collaborative healthcare environment where patients feel heard, understood, and more likely to adhere to their treatment plans. The program will further illustrate how effective communication can enhance both patient satisfaction and health outcomes. Participants will discover that patients who are actively involved in their healthcare journey often demonstrate improved adherence to treatments and overall better health outcomes.