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.
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.
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.
Communicating Bad News to Your Patients
How you share the news can have a lasting effect on your patients and their families.
How to Manage Difficult Patient Encounters
These strategies will help you turn problematic encounters into productive ones.
Earn 6 CME Credits
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Originally released December 12, 2016. Content reviewed February 28, 2019.
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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.
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