Pr-014788 Effective Communication on the Surgical Service: The Basics of SBAR and Handoff

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Presentation

Credit

No

Description

This presentation discuses safe medical communication, the principles of SBAR and good handoffs.

Objectives

  • Discuss some of the specific challenges that come up during handoff of patient care.
  • Learn about the SBAR technique.
  • Recognize the barriers that sometimes prevent effective communication.
  • Understand the need for an organized means of communication.

Fees

Free

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Organization

MedStar Washington Hospital Center