To communicate effectively with patients, families, carers, colleagues and others involved in health services in order to facilitate the provision of high-quality health care through:
- gathering and understanding of information
- discussing and communicating options to patients and colleagues
- communicating effectively to patients and colleagues.
Select the PGY (1–3) tabs below to view the progression of the expected skills, knowledge and behaviours across the early postgraduate years
Key clinical tasks and the workplace
The related key clinical tasks (KCT) have been designed to help you apply the Framework to your job. You can use these to obtain feedback on, and/or assessment of, your level of performance.
Select the check box next to a KCT for guidance on developing your communication skills and knowledge for this task
Select the KCT title to see the complete task, related competencies and downloadable assessment form