Caring for Diverse and Communication-Vulnerable Patients

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This is an ECRI Institute webinar, for more information visit website or emailEffective communication is essential for delivering high-quality healthcare and maintaining the provider-patient relationship. Potential vulnerabilities related to communication include low health literacy, language barriers, and cultural factors. Please join us on July 31, 2018, at 12:00 p.m. eastern time for our third program in the Patient Safety Leadership Speaker Series featuring Matthew Wynia, MD, MPH, FACP, a widely-recognized leader in ethics and professionalism in healthcare. Dr. Wynia will discuss communication challenges in healthcare and strategies both clinicians and organizations can implement to improve the quality of care for communication-vulnerable patients. References to available resources and tools will be provided during the webinar. ECRI Institute on behalf of HRSA presents this FREE program.

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