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Note: ASHA CEUs cannot be reported to ASHA unless your ASHA member number is included in your profile.

This course highlights strategies to support consistent, effective patient-provider communication in a medical setting in order to help prevent medical errors due to poor communication with patients who have communication deficits.


This course is offered for 0.10 ASHA CEUs
(Intermediate Level, Professional Area).

Purpose of Activity

To provide information on creating policies and procedures in medical facilities to ensure effective patient-provider communication.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

Explain how to overcome communication failures in medical facilities by establishing consistent, effective patient-provider communications through policies and procedures that ensure that appropriate orders are activated and carried out by assigned personnel.

Price: $15.00


  • ASHA 0.1 CEU

Lippincott Williams & Wilkins is approved by the Continuing Education Board of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) to provide continuing education activities in speech-language pathology and audiology. ASHA CE Provider approval does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products or clinical procedures.

This course is offered for 0.10 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate Levels, Professional Area).

Test Code: TLD4172
Published: Oct/Nov 2017
Expires: 6/5/2020
Passing Score: 4/5 (80%)
Authors: Amy S. Nordness; David R. Beukelman
Specialties: Communication, Speech