EACH: International Association for Communication in Healthcare is a global organisation dedicated to exploring and improving the ways in which healthcare professionals, patients and relatives communicate with one another.

EACH and its members work together to:

  • Promote effective, patient-centred and evidence-based healthcare communication
  • Provide expertise, resources and skills for health communication education, research and practice
  • Encourage networking between healthcare communication professionals to provide advice and cooperation on health communication projects and education

International Conference on Communication in Healthcare 2022

The deadline for submissions for ICCH 2022 is Sunday 6 February. Take care not to miss out – submit now. Click here for information on how.

We encourage you to join EACH to help promote effective healthcare communication throughout the world.  EACH members significantly contribute to the body of evidence and best practices in research, education, and implementing effective communication in healthcare for learners, clinicians and health care systems. Through EACH, you can learn from and contribute to improving communication in your own workplace, country or sphere of influence as well as throughout the world.

tEACH has collected and developed videos that can be used in teaching communication skills of health care learners. Members have access to the full resource database, but if you aren’t a member, have a look at the sample tools, including the latest Calgary Cambridge video.

Access PEC

Patient Education and Counseling

Official journal of EACH, the International Association for Communication in Health Care and ACH, the Academy of Communication in Healthcare.

Teaching Clinical Communication Skills Online Course – Book now

15th February 2021
It is widely acknowledged that face to face teaching using role-play, feedback & re-rehearsal is the gold standard for clinical

EACH Pairing with Colleagues Programme

1st February 2021
We are pleased to invite you to participate in the EACH “Pairing with Colleagues” programme which will take place around

ETUDE recruiting PhD students

26th January 2021
ETUDE is currently recruiting 15 PhD students for this European research program and training network. ETUDE unites the efforts of

Second online tutorial for How to deal with misinformation and disinformation during public health emergencies course

26th January 2021
The second online tutorial for the E-learning Course: How to deal with misinformation and disinformation during public health emergencies runs
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Sister Organisation

Academy of Communication in Healthcare

The Academy of Communication in Healthcare (ACH) is the professional home for all those who are committed to improving communication and relationships in healthcare.