Stratus Video Topics: The Importance of Nonverbal Communication
The Importance of Nonverbal Communication
Nonverbal communication is crucial in a healthcare setting. Have you ever asked someone if they were alright, only for them to frown, look uncomfortable, yet answer “yes”? If you have, then you understand how non-verbal cues can have a massive impact on communication and understanding.
The resources on this page will cover the importance of non-verbal communication, how non-verbal cues and gestures can differ across cultures, and why supplying a visual connection to LEP patients and their interpreters is so important.