The Waiting Room – An integrated Education Project

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Tool focus: How to teach

Communication topics:
Clinical reasoning
Professionalism & self awareness

Type of tool: PowerPoint

Language: English

Purpose of tool:
Integrating knowledge and clinical decision making with clinical/technical and communication skills, including history taking, giving information and prescribing. Reflecting about own behaviour and feelings towards patients.

Brief description:
This powerpoint presents a curriculum module simulating an outpatient multispecialty clinic where students see 6-7 different simulated patients and receive feedback.

HPCCC Core curriculum objectives

A. Communication with patients:
Gathering information, Structure

B. Intra- & interpersonal communication (professionalism & reflection):
Professionalism, Self awareness

C. Communication in healthcare teams (professional communication):

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Your name and work address, and co-authors and addresses:Myriam Deveugele, An De Sutter, Fien Mertens, Marij Sercu, Thierry Christiaens. Department of General Practice and Primary Health Care - Medical school Ghent University