Communicating Effectively With Your Patients

Audiobook - Communicating Effectively with Your Patients
Audiobook - Communicating Effectively with Your Patients

Thank you for purchasing the American Academy of Family Physicians' audiobook, Communicating Effectively With Your Patients. Use this page to access the audiobook recordings, the six articles, a communication tips recap, and the CME quiz.



Individual Audio Files

The Art of Medicine: Seven Skills that Promote Mastery
With a little practice, these seven vital skills can become a natural part of your patient consultations.
15 minutes

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What Should You Do When Your Patient Brings a List?
Follow these five steps if your patient unfurls a long list of issues to discuss at today's visit.
12 minutes

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Improving Communication With Older Patients: Tips from the Literature

Poor communication with this vulnerable and growing population can undermine your efforts to provide good patient care.
14 minutes

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Communicating Bad News to Your Patients

How you share the news can have a lasting effect on your patients and their families.
12 minutes

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How to Manage Difficult Patient Encounters
These strategies will help you turn problematic encounters into productive ones.
14 minutes

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Five Tips for Generating Patient Satisfaction and Compliance

These lessons from the business world can work in your practice, too.
9 minutes

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Earn 6 CME Credits

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Originally released December 12, 2016. Content reviewed February 28, 2019.

Disclosures

It is the policy of the AAFP that all individuals in a position to control content disclose any relationships with commercial interests upon nomination/invitation of participation. Disclosure documents are reviewed for potential conflicts of interest and, if identified, conflicts are resolved prior to confirmation of participation. Only those participants who had no conflict of interest or who agreed to an identified resolution process prior to their participation were involved in this CME activity.

All individuals in a position to control content for this activity have indicated they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

This medical journal activity, Audiobook: Communicate Effectively With Your Patients, from 03/31/2019 – 03/31/2021 has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 6.00 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this medical journal activity for a maximum of 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit.


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