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Discuss effective versus dysfunctional patterns of communication among members of interdisciplinary healthcare team, and provide two examples.

Discuss effective versus dysfunctional patterns of communication among members of interdisciplinary healthcare team, and provide two examples.

For example 1. Consider the interactions between a nurse and a physician at 2am when a patient requires new pain management orders.

2. consider the interaction between a nurse and a member of dietary staff when an incorrect meal tray is just about to be given to a patient; the nurse intercepts the tray before the patient receives the incorrect meal.

Use the examples to build on your discussion of effective vs. dysfunctional