This presentation will identify the barriers in communicating with patients and the elements necessary for effective education and positive patient outcomes

Presented by William F. Galvin, MSEd, RRT, CPFT, AE-C, FAARC

This LIVE AARC webcast is approved for 1.0 CRCE hour.

Seminar Objectives
  • Compare and contrast forces impacting health care and their relevance to patient education
  • Provide a rationale for the value & use of patient education
  • Identify the 4 components that comprise the patient education process
  • Define patient education
  • Provide strategies and techniques the RT should employ as a patient educator
  • Distinguish teaching from learning and identify and discuss barriers to teaching and obstacles to learning
  • Gain an appreciate for the role of the RT as a primary patient educator
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Date Presented:
April 25, 2017 2:00 PM Eastern
Expiration Date:
April 25, 2017 11:55 PM
1 hour
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Patient Education: More Than Telling Patients About Their Condition
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