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health communication - Checkpoint: Health Communication Due...

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Checkpoint: Health Communication Due date: day 3 (assignments) A) Compose a list in which you identify the major components of health communication. - Process: this recognizes people that are involved in ongoing efforts to understand each other as well as the world around them. - Personal goals: participants approach health encounters with a range of goals and expectations. - Interdependence: this relies on how well people work together to coordinate their goals as well as establish common understandings. - Sensitivity: Looking and listening carefully and interpreting the cues offered by other communicators. - Shared meaning: meaning exists in the participants’ mutual interpretation. B) Who is involved in each component? - Patients, doctors, medical staff, family, people around them. C) How does each component promote health communication? By understanding other people’s perceptions and also expressing your own perceptions clearly. - when using “process” we can learn about the past, the present, and the future of a
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