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Title The nurse and patient language helper / Hand Picked Diaries
Published Maidstone, Vic : Hand Picked Diaries, 2011


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'BOOL  610.696 Han/Nap  AVAILABLE
 W'PONDS  610.696 Han/Nap  AVAILABLE
Description 256 pages : illustrations, color 1 map ; 22 cm
regular print
Series Nurse Diary
Nurse Diary
Contents Instructions -- Communicating with patients with low english proficiency -- Identify the language -- Languages by country
Summary "An invaluable tool for all professional nurses and carers to communicate with those patients who can't speak English - simply by pointing at the most frequently used and vital words and phrases needed for patient care. Contents include translations in 50 key languages according to the most commonly spoken languages worldwide, but also taking into account the most common migrant and refugee groups"
Analysis Australian
Notes All translations by registered professional translators
Subject Communication in nursing.
Health facilities -- Translation services
Intercultural communication.
Interpersonal communication.
Medical history taking -- Terminology.
Medical personnel and patient.
Minorities -- Medical care -- Translation services
Nurse and patient.
Nursing assessment.
Nursing -- Cross-cultural studies.
Nursing -- Social aspects.
Transcultural nursing.
Ethnic Groups.
Nurse-Patient Relations.
Author Hand Picked Diaries
ISBN 9780980522280 (hbk.)
Other Titles Nurse/carer and patient language helper with midwife supplement
Nurse & patient language helper