Communication and Interpersonal skills (CIS) scale for the assessment of residents communication competence
Tool focus: Assessment
Giving information/explanation & planning
Shared decision making
Type of tool: Assessment
Year of publication: 2004
Purpose of tool:
18 item rating form focused on patient-centered communication and interpersonal skills of residents interacting with simulated patients in OSCE stations. Items are rated using 5 point scales.
HPCCC Core curriculum objectives
A. Communication with patients:
Gathering information/listening, Relationship building, Shared decision making
B. Intra- & interpersonal communication (professionalism & reflection):
C. Communication in healthcare teams (professional communication):
Your name and work address, and co-authors and addresses:Yudkowsky R, Alseidi A, Cintron J.