Improving, Clinical, Communication, Consultation and Surgical Skills in Medicine Course
Series of Two Day Courses in Plovdiv, Bulgaria in 2019
23rd - 24th February 2019 in Plovdiv, Bulgaria
23rd - 24th March 2019 in Plovdiv, Bulgaria
27th - 28th April 2019 in Plovdiv, Bulgaria
18th - 19th May 2019 in Plovdiv, Bulgaria
12th – 13th October 2019 in Plovdiv, Bulgaria
9th – 10th November 2019 in Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Important Practical Clinical, Communication, Surgical and Consultation in Medicine Skills Course are available in London, UK and Plovdiv, Bulgaria in 2018 to all Healthcare Professionals and students.
Who is it open to?
General Practitioners/Family Physicians
Primary Care Staff
Community Health Care Staff
All other Healthcare Professionals with interest in public health
Importance of Communication, Clinical, Surgical and Consultation Skills in Medicine and Healthcare
Good communication, clinical, surgical and consultation skills are very important in medical and health care. Effective doctor-patient communication is a central clinical function in building a therapeutic doctor-patient relationship, which is the heart and art of medicine. This is essential in the delivery of high-quality health care. Much patient dissatisfaction and many complaints are due to breakdown in the doctor-patient relationship. However, many doctors tend to overestimate their ability in communication, clinical and surgical skills. Over the years, much has been published in the literature on this important topic. We undertake a course on doctor-patient communication, improving clinical, surgical and communication skills in healthcare.
The course on is designed to equip healthcare professionals and students with the knowledge and understanding in order to **** the challenges in health and medical practice in dynamic World.
What will the course cover?
The course will use various teaching and learning methods, including lectures, interactive group works, practical skills work, problem-solving approach and other teaching and learning methods. The course will include the following topics:
the role of doctors and healthcare workers in society
Understanding the UK Healthcare System
Medical and clinical audit
Evidence-based Medicine and quality of patient care
Surgical Skills and various modern surgical techniques
Smoking Cessation Techniques
Advanced Patients History taking Techniques
Cross-cultural issues in patient communications
Dealing with age differences and issues
Dealing with various attitudes
How to deal with language barriers
Improving interpersonal skills of healthcare workers
Language Skills - Verbal and Written
Non-Verbal Skills - Expressive
Inequalities in health and deprivation issues
Doctor-patient relationship issues
legal and ethical issues in healthcare
Effective time management in consultations
and many more topics
How would I benefit from the course?
At the end of the course you will have an understanding of:
Advances in communication, clinical, surgical and consultation skills in the changing World
Have the understanding and knowledge of the UK healthcare system and how it works
How communication and consultations outcomes affects your practice
Practical consultation and communication skills techniques
Issues surrounding culture, deprivation and health inequality in health, and their impact on medical communications and consultations.
Improving Doctor-patient relationship
Ethical dilemmas and legal practicalities in medical communications and consultations.
Culture and Age Appropriateness
How to improve language skills
Dealing effectively with receptive and attitudinal issues
Efficient and effective time management in consultations
Problem-based Learning Techniques
Evidence-based Medicine and Critical Appraisal skills
Medical and Clinical Audit Skills
How will my Institution benefit?
At the end of the course your Institution will:
Update its policies on the current issues in communication and consolation skills for practicing healthcare workers and students.
Meet the challenge of developing efficient communication and consultation skills training for its workforce and students.
Have an understanding of how to improve consultations and communications for patients and its population.
have an understanding of the skills required to undertake needs assessment
Be able to apply efficient consultations and communications principle to its work.
Improve the education and research activities in communication and consultations skills.
Have the knowledge of evidence-based system and problem-based learning
Have the knowledge and understanding of medical and clinical audit, including quality of patient care.