Language impairment; loss of ability to speak (expressive); comprehend (receptive) or both (global)
Specific list of duties; tells you which patients will care for during your shift and the specific procedures to be performed
Use of facial expressions, body positions, and vocal inflections to convey a message
Method of communication used by persons with visual impairments who use fingertips to feel a series of raised dots representing letters and numbers
Nursing plan for care of a resident in a long term care facility
Exchange of messages
Loss of recognition of time, place or people
Relating to customs, languages, and traditions of specific groups of people
Confirmation that a message was recieved as intended
Essential communication that must occur when patient care is transferred from one worker or department to another worker or department
A communication professional who mediates between speakers of different languages
Patient record containing all information about the patient
Brief, written communication to relay information
Communication transmitted without spoken words, such as by facial expression and body language
Guide for communication; spells out lines of authority
Providing communication feedback by restating one's understanding of what was said
Person for whom a communication is intended
The person who originates a communication
Information about patients passed from outgoing shift to oncoming shift
Communication for persons who hearing impairment; uses gestures and signs made with fingers and hands
Process used to educate staff in health care facilities
Signs, pictures or other characters used to communicate
Transmitting messages using words
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