Communication is an intrinsic characteristic of human nature. Patients are in stressful situations when they are admitted to the hospital. This relieves anxiety. Paschalidis; Be Flexible Every person has a preferred method of communicating, whether in-person, by phone or via the internet.
Good written and verbal communication in nursing is invaluable to all involved. Papadantonaki A.
Communication has content and value. This non-verbal communication is expressed by facial expressions, gestures, posture and physical barriers such as distance from the interlocutor Language barrier Language differences between the patient and the nurse are another preventive factor in effective communication.
Nurses performed patient education informally during caring procedures. Assure the patient that you have professional discretion.
Learning to communicate at the level of the listener, whether a patient, caregiver, or another nurse or healthcare provider, is a crucial concept. If patients are embarrassed or concerned that they will not be able to speak properly or control their mouth, they could be reluctant to speak.