Communication Skills for Clinicians

Resource summary

Research through a National Institutes of Health grant proved that “communication skills for serious illness are learnable.” VitalTalk is a  nationally known Seattle 501(c)(3) that disseminates that research. VitalTalk states, “We believe every clinician can become a better communicator.”

Audience
Care Managers
Nurses
Practice Manager
Primary Care Provider (Physician, ARNP, or PA)
Psychologist/Mental Health/Psychiatrists
Social Workers
Practice Type
Behavioral Health
Palliative Care
Primary Care
Resource type
Evidence
Tools
Training Module
Publication date
Sponsoring organization
Washington Rural Palliative Care Initiative
Policy and Reference
Implementation