Telehealth Communication Skills

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Telehealth can help improve self-care, facilitate information delivery and enhance the nurse-patient relationship. However, it requires strong interpersonal skills and communication abilities.

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Telehealth can offer many benefits across a broad spectrum of healthcare needs. Patient access to care and advice can be increased whilst costs are decreased, and for those patients who need frequent input or daily monitoring, it can offer significant peace of mind, immediate feedback on wellbeing and the convenience of easy scheduling and attendance of appointments


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Anne Watkins
Anne is a freelance lecturer and medical writer at Mind Body Ink. She is a former midwife and nurse teacher with over 25 years’ experience working in the fields of healthcare, stress management and medical hypnosis. Her background includes working as a hospital midwife, Critical Care nurse, lecturer in Neonatal Intensive Care, and as a Clinical Nurse Specialist for a company making life support equipment. Anne has also studied many forms of complementary medicine and has extensive experience in the field of clinical hypnosis. She has a special interest in integrating complementary medicine into conventional healthcare settings and is currently an Associate Tutor, lecturing in Health Coaching and Medical Hypnosis at Exeter University in the UK. As a former Midwife, Anne has a natural passion for writing about fertility, pregnancy, birthing and baby care. Her recent publications include The Health Factor, Coach Yourself To Better Health and Positive Thinking For Kids. You can read more about her work at
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Janice Chesworth
26 May 2020
Interesting resource and would be an excellent resource for the home dialysis patients.
Rashmikaben Chaudhary
17 May 2023
Registered Nurse
This article was informative.
Lisa Reece
03 May 2022
Enrolled Nurse
A very interesting topic
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08 Mar 2021
Anna Truesdale
20 Oct 2020
Very interesting
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12 May 2023
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12 May 2023
Debra Curran
22 May 2023
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Very interesting read. The way of the future and no doubt everyone will want to hop on this journey.
Allison Rogers
14 May 2023
Great article
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12 May 2023
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