Breaking bad news in GI: Facilitator guide

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Tool focus: What to teach

Communication topics:
Breaking bad news
Giving information/explanation & planning
Patient perspective

Type of tool: Facilitator guide, Simulated clinical encounter

Language: English

Purpose of tool:
To help students structure difficult conversations

Brief description:
How to handle gathering information and breaking bad news about cancer

HPCCC Core curriculum objectives

A. Communication with patients:
Gathering information/listening, Structure

B. Intra- & interpersonal communication (professionalism & reflection):

C. Communication in healthcare teams (professional communication):

Access: Public

Your name and work address, and co-authors and addresses:John Dowell