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IHC conducted Clinician-Patient Communication course in China in 2019

Virtual Videos Raise Questions

As clinicians rapidly adopt technologies for providing care remotely, they face new challenges to effective communication with patients. IHC is developing training strategies to help clinicians understand and apply foundational communication skills to this brave new world of virtual video visits.

See IHC’s FAQ document.


The Empathy Effect introductory webinar Q&A

The Empathy Effect introductory webinar recording [1:00:56]

Empathy Effect Webinar Slides

Learn how to become an even better
healthcare communicator

The Institute for Healthcare Communication (IHC) advances the quality of healthcare by optimizing the experience and process of healthcare communication through creating and disseminating innovative educational programs and services, advocating for the importance of communication as an essential aspect of healthcare, engaging in collaborative research on communication in healthcare, and partnering with other leading organizations that share our vision.


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