Tool focus: Assessment

Communication topics:
Empathy/relationship building
Gathering information/listening
Giving information/explanation & planning
Shared decision making

Type of tool: Assessment

Language: English

Purpose of tool:
Twenty item rating scale for observing learner -patient interaction

Brief description:
A tool for assessing the use of communication skills for behaviour change in the context of a consultation between a dietician and a patient or client; 20 items, score 0-2 (0 - not done or achieved, partly achieved or attempted, fully achieved)

A. Communication with patients:

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:Dr Kirsten Whitehead, The University of Nottingham