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Effective Communication with Older Adults in the clinical Setting

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Effective Communication with Older Adults in the clinical Setting

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Author(s):  
Mia Alexander Lee Rosenfeld, PhD, Mia Alexander Lee Rosenfeld, PhD
Sponsor: 
Geriatric Education Center (GEC)
POGOe Id: 
20989
Date Posted: 
06/08/2012
Date Reviewed/Updated for Clinical Accuracy: 
06/08/2012
Abstract: 

This one hour video lecture with accompanying PowerPoint slides describes barriers and strategies to improve communication techniques. The target audience is Interdisciplinary Health Care Professionals.

Educational objectives: 
  1. List types of hearing loss and statistics of older adults effected.
  2. Discuss communication strategies and communication dilemas.
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Suggested Citation:
Mia Alexander Lee Rosenfeld, PhD and Mia Alexander Lee Rosenfeld, PhD. Effective Communication with Older Adults in the clinical Setting. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2012 Available from: https://pogoe.org/productid/20989