TITLE

Assessment of competence in communication of risk

AUTHOR(S)
Buchan, Heather A.; Dunbar, Nicola
PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Medical Journal of Australia;6/18/2012, Vol. 196 Issue 11, p668
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reveals that effective communication between health care providers and patients is an important component of the proposed Australian Safety and Quality Goals for Health Care. According to the authors, the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care will work to gain an improved understanding of assessment processes and the minimum levels of performance needed in important quality and safety areas.
ACCESSION #
77424466

 

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