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Health Literacy - 1 hr Lunch and Learn with Anne McCusker

29th Jan 2025
1:00 - 2:00pm (GMT)
29th Jan 2025
1:00 - 2:00pm (GMT)
Not an online event
Attendance certificate available
Free
IN PERSON

Description

Ann McCusker from Healthy Cities will highlight the importance of appropriate communication with our patients.

Summary

Join Anne McCusker in an informative one-hour session focused on Health Literacy. This session is pivotal for dental professionals who aim to improve their communication skills with patients. Discover effective strategies that enhance the understanding of medical and dental information, improving patient experience and adherence to guidelines. Elevate the patient-professional conversation and foster an environment that supports informed health decisions. Don't miss this opportunity to enrich your practice and patient interaction with improved health literacy.

Learning objectives

Aim(s): -To gain critical awareness and knowledge of health literacy. -Advanced communication skills in relation to health literacy in health professional – patient interactions. -Sustainability of skills developed and application in practice. Objectives: At the end of this session delegates should be able to: -Inform and educate – Professionals know about health literacy problems, their impact and interventions to tackle health literacy problems -Teach communication skills – Professionals develop patient centred communication skills to address problems with health literacy -Support behaviour change – Professionals adopt, change and maintain behaviour to address health literacy problems Learning Content: -Awareness of health literacy -Gathering and providing information to enhance functional health literacy -Shared decision making to enhance interactive health literacy -Self-management to enhance critical health literacy -Sustaining health literacy focused communication GDC Development Outcomes - A, D
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29th Jan 2025
1:00 - 2:00pm (GMT)
Not an online event
Attendance certificate available
Free
IN PERSON