Using the Joint Commission Web site, select a current report on the channels and technologies used to communicate health policies and management issues. Write a 23-page review in Word format.
Include the following:
- List the elements of effective communication in healthcare organizations.
- Compare and contrast the channels and technologies used to communicate within healthcare organizations.
- Describe the factors that contribute to communication failures in healthcare.
- Indicate the adverse effects of ineffective health communication between providers and patients.
- Recommend a plan that hospital administration can implement to improve communication in healthcare organizations.