Liverpool Undergraduate Communication Assessment Scale (LUCAS)

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Tool focus: Assessment

Communication topics:
Empathy/relationship building
Professionalism & self awareness

Type of tool: Assessment

Year of publication: 2012

Language: English

Purpose of tool:
Checklist for the observation of student-standardised patient encounters using a 3-point scale. topics covered: introduction, general communication skills, professional behaviour and conduct

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:Huntley CD; Salmon P; Fisher PL; Fletcher I; Young B