Initiating the medical interview

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Tool focus: What to teach

Communication topics:
Gathering information/listening

Type of tool: Facilitator guide

Language: English

Purpose of tool:
To help students learn basic communication skills in year 1

Brief description:
Comprehensive facilitator instructions for experiential small group session with simulated patients on beginning the medical interview including extablishing rapport and opening questions.

HPCCC Core curriculum objectives

A. Communication with patients:
Relationship building

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:Jonathan Silverman