Postscript of the conference “Health Care Communication in Intercultural Settings – From Challenge to Success”

29. Juni 2017 at 11:17

On 7th June 2017, our conference „Healthcare Communication in Intercultural Settings: From Challenge to Success “ took place. More than 80 persons from 12 countries participated in the conference – we thank you for your interest! Communication was the central topic of the conference. Especially in the medicine & health sectors, […]

Communication Tips – Consistency

12. Mai 2017 at 10:33

Communication tips by Nursing on the Move. Are you a professional or a pre-professional? Do you use a second or foreign language at work? Do you have a friend who speaks a foreign language at work or has a cultural background different from colleagues/customers? In most cases, nonverbal behaviour supports […]

Health Care Communication in Intercultural Settings: from Challenge to Success

18. April 2017 at 13:09

7th June 2017, Vienna, Austria. We would like to invite you to the conference „Health Care Communication in Intercultural Settings: from Challenge to Success“. The one-day-conference is taking place at Kardinal König Haus in Vienna on June 7th, 2017, 9 AM – 5 PM. At this conference, renowned experts will […]

Communication Tips – Appropriate Nonverbal Communication

6. April 2017 at 09:45

Communication tips by Nursing on the Move. Are you a professional or a pre-professional? Do you use a second or foreign language at work? Do you have a friend who speaks a foreign language at work or has a cultural background different from colleagues/customers? The focus of verbal communication is generally the […]

Communication Tips – Honest Language

10. März 2017 at 14:20

Communication tips by Nursing on the Move. Are you a professional or a pre-professional? Do you use a second or foreign language at work? Do you have a friend who speaks a foreign language at work or has a cultural background different from colleagues/customers? Honest language is above all truthful. Medical […]

Communication Tip – Respectful language

9. Februar 2017 at 13:40

Respectful language makes communication more effective in many ways, since it prevents misunderstandings and conflicts. It also reassures patients that you see them as people who have personal and social needs as well as medical needs. Respectful language shows attention, uses descriptive words and is problem-oriented. Showing attention: you are […]

Doctopia Übersetzungslisten – Englisch

1. Februar 2017 at 14:33

Die medizinische Versorgung von PatientInnen, die nicht Deutsch sprechen, wird zu einer zunehmenden Herausforderung in der medizinischen Versorgung. Doctopia hat es sich zur Aufgabe gemacht diese Situation zu verbessern. Ein medizinischer Frage/Antwort-Datensatz mit mehr als 300 Begriffen und Fragen wurde in bisher zehn Sprachen übersetzt. Hieraus wurden Kommunikationsbögen erstellt. Die Fremdsprache […]

Communication Tips – Understandable Language

10. Januar 2017 at 10:09

Understandable language uses simple, recognisable and clear words and phrases to ask questions, to explain, for example, symptoms and examinations and plan, for instance further tests and treatment. It avoids jargon, abbreviations and other difficult or complex words and phrases. Instead of saying: Do you feel better or do you still […]

Communication Tips – Appropriate Verbal Communication

19. Dezember 2016 at 12:39

Communication tips by Nursing on the Move. Are you a professional or a pre-professional? Do you use a second or foreign language at work? Do you have a friend who speaks a foreign language at work or has a cultural background different from colleagues/customers? Active listening is an important skill in a […]

Erasmus+ Project – Nursing on the Move

20. Oktober 2016 at 11:25

The e-learning platform will be launched in October 2017 and then available for users. Eight partners with medical, academic and training backgrounds have started an intensive collaboration to develop an e-learning platform and on-the-job-communication tool for nurses. Under the coordination of the University of Antwerp participants from Austria, Belgium, Finland, Italy, South-Africa, Spain […]