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4 ways media training can benefit healthcare professionals
 

4 ways media training can benefit healthcare professionals

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Media training is a type of training which mainly focuses on presenting oneself in the media, and could be useful for healthcare professionals to enhance communication skills.
 
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30 Oct 2016 - General
 
Jemelyn Mae Sodusta
When you are at work or in a workplace, how do you meet the needs of others, identify ways in which improvement can be made, or determine how a specific job needs to be done? All of these answers can be achieved with successful communication skills in the workplace.
Communication skills are essential no matter where or who you are. However, successful communication within a workplac...
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"Avoid your points from being distorted or misquoted." Unfortunately I remember an interview with a doctor who was treating a high profile patient and he had to talk to the media about the case and as he was giving the initial diagnosis the media cut his speech to make it look like that he and the hospital were unable to adequately treat and diagnose the patient hence the transfer. In reality the patient was diagnosed by the said physician and advised to be transferred to another hospi...
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This makes absolute sense. I mean you would think what's the need for this excess, but yet, if you had some sort of media training or at least a background in this, it could help you and this asset will surely take you a long way. Being a doctor is all about communicating well with patients. It is about explaining yourself well without seeming too pushy; it is getting through the patient in the most effective way, using the right words and the right emphasis; and expressing yourself well so ...
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Dear Jemelyn, any day comeses for us to speak to public and media due to increased healthcare awareness and threats in developing and developed countries. We may be at junior,middle ir senior level, situation creates to speak up on the situation or addressing about an event. Then we have to speak up and express our views. This article clearly comprehensivly explained the way and process of flow about presentation at media or public. One should adopt the skills stated and could be able to deliver...
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Medicine and healthcare - this profession is always believed to thrive away from the limelight and glitter of the media. But in this 21 st century, it is very important for the doctors to be media- friendly. The exposure to media and public can help to foster a strong doctor-patient relationship. In this world, where image consultants and public relation managers seem to be doing a good job, it is important for the doctor to take the charge in his hands. I think the ideas and the suggestions men...
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Media training is really useful for all healthcare professionals for the fundamental reason that both image and credibility matter in this industry. Generally, people give a high regard for medical professionals to the point that our advice can sometimes seem gospel truth to them. Because of this, we have to be very careful of what we say, and was other community members already pointed out, we need to be able to express ourselves in a clear and concise manner to avoid being misunderstood. Somet...
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This is very essential for healthcare professionals. For starters, media training will translate to better clinical. Simple, short, and concise statements with firmness will always be of benefit for you and the patient. One of the Achilles heels of a professional is explaining diseases in simplicity. Blame our medical textbooks for oversaturating us with information. We have to learn how to filter out the essential things without medical jargon. Most importantly, a media interview is recorded an...
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This article gives best tips on how to deliver your information correctly. Especially in health care industry we need to disseminate informations with basis such as through facts, experience, studies and research not by just having your own opinion. It is important and helpful to those who often perform conference in their institution. And as part of health care professionals, we are given a chance to educate others or be a patient advocates. So, learning this tips is he...
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