Communication Skills: Intermediate level



To raise awareness of the importance of the use of effective communication skills in the healthcare setting, and how these skills can be used to improve patient care and the overall patient and family experience.

Learning Outcomes

  • Discuss the importance of good communication in the healthcare setting.
  • Explore the barriers and behaviours which promote and those which prevent effective communication.
  • List commonly used communication skills.

  • Discuss strategies for challenging communication issues e.g.  Breaking bad news; anger and dealing with difficult questions.


Registered Nurses and Midwives on all parts of the professional Register


Delivery will involve presentations, discussion, group work, and role play



Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.

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Label Dates & Times Venue Facilitator Administrator
Tuesday, 12 March, 2019
(9.15 - 4.30)
CEC - Antrim Sue Patchett
Tom Mulligan
Valerie Lyttle