Effective Communication with Healthcare Professionals
When: August 15 2019
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Where: Aging and Disability Resource Center
As a caregiver and advocate for a loved one, you play a central role in communication with healthcare professionals. You are likely to be the person who assists in the collection of information, speaks to doctors, transports the patient, ensures lab tests are done, picks up, prepares and gives medications, researches treatment options and risks, handles insurance, and fulfills many other related tasks. This program will provide tips to encourage meaningful communication between you, the doctor, and other healthcare practitioners.