TITLE

Collaborative aimed at hospital communication

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Patient Education Management;Jul2007, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p81
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the Effective Communication in Hospitals program launched by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) which is intended to help hospitals meet the communication needs of individuals who do not speak English as their primary language and those who are deaf.
ACCESSION #
25441213

 

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