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The Role of Empathy in Health and Social Care Professionals – 2 CE

Activity Overview

This course helps healthcare practitioners define empathy, its benefits in the healthcare field, and the ramifications for the professionals who fail to practice it with the goal of providing effective care to patients even in stressful circumstances.
$12.00
$12.00

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this continuing education activity, the participant will be able to:

  1. Define empathy, its benefits in the healthcare field, and the ramifications for the professionals who fail to practice it
  2. Discuss why health and social care professionals find it difficult to develop empathy
  3. Understand how HCPs can learn and grow through training seminars
  4. Talk about the purpose of education and how refocusing can help HCPs and social workers practice empathy even in stressful circumstances
  5. List the reasons empathy can actually save time and improve general productivity for professionals
  6. Review the verbal and non-verbal cues from patients that demonstrate their true feelings
  7. Assess empathy based on the qualitative methods of the Jefferson scale
  8. Analyze the challenges of empathy and how they can be overcome for more effective care
  9. Go over the cultural differences that can stand in the way of developing sufficient empathy
  10. Recall suggested language that can help begin and end conversations with a focus on empathy

Content Complexity

  Level 2. Basic Application of Skills and Concepts

Financial Support Disclosure

This activity was developed by AchieveCE free of any commercial support.

Delivery Type

Online
Home Study Monograph

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Credits

2.0 Contact Hours

Category

General

Target Audience

Advanced Practice RN
Athletic Trainer
Audiologist
Certified Nursing Assistant
Clinical Lab Personnel
Dental Hygienist
Dentist
Licensed Practical Nurse
Massage Therapist
Nursing Home Administrator
Occupational Therapist
Occupational Therapy Assistant
Pharmacist
Pharmacy Technician
Registered Nurse
Speech-Language Pathologist

Activity Type

Activity-based
Contains case-based material

Accreditation

Provider No. 50-20641
AGD No. 386503
CA BRN No. 2020138
CE Broker No. 20-786962

Faculty

Jaimini Patel, RPH, PHD, MBA

Cost

$12.00

Requirements for Credit

Participants must score a passing grade of 70% or higher on the activity post-test and complete an activity evaluation. There are no time limits and unlimited test-taking attempts. Credits will be reported automatically to CE Broker if your license information is entered properly in your profile.

PLEASE NOTE.  AchieveCE does hold national accreditation from the Academy of General Dentistry. AchieveCE also is an approved provider of nursing CE from both the California Board of Nursing and the Florida Board of Nursing. For all other professions, this activity is only approved for Florida credit.

CE Broker Reporting

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Hardware Requirements

Windows 8.1, Windows 10
Mac OS X 10.1 or higher
iOS 10+, Android 4.3+

Software Requirements

Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox
Adobe Acrobat Reader

Network Requirements

Broadband Internet Connection:
T1, Hi-speed DSL or Cable
4G cellular connection

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