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Being effective: effective consulting part 5

Being effective: effective consulting part 5

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Effective consulting video learning package

Format

Practice

Time to Complete

0.5 hours

Published

March 11, 2016

Updated

March 11, 2016

Programme Description

In the fifth of a series of video modules, Dr Peter Tate discusses effective consulting skills in primary care, using common scenarios. This video and accompanying text explores being effective and making best use of consultation time – the fourth of five key tasks that need to be tackled in order to achieve an effective consultation.

Educational Objectives

After undertaking this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Consider how to make best use of time and deal with better-informed patients
  • Think about how their own consultations could be more effective
  • Author

    Activity author
    Dr Peter Tate
    Former convenor of the Royal College of General Practitioners panel of examiners
    Author of the Doctor’s Communication Handbook CRC Press
    UK

    INSTRUCTIONS

    This is an industry-supported learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 0.5 learning credits (30 minutes learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time and may be exported to the Clarity & RCGP Appraisal Toolkit for GPs.

    SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

    Hardware and Software Requirements
    • A computer with an internet connection
    • Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser
    • Additional Software: Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML 5 capable browser maybe required for video or audio playback. PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader may occasionally be required