As your number of Spanish–speaking patients increases year after year, it’s critical you are fluent enough to communicate critical healthcare concerns, conduct proper assessments, and gather a thorough medical history of your patient
If you struggle with this, you’re not alone
. Many nurses admit to feeling defeated or frustrated when struggling to communicate with a Spanish-speaking patient.
Language barriers not only make your job more difficult, but they can also be extremely time consuming, emotionally exhausting, and detrimental to the effectiveness of your treatment plan.
But it doesn’t have to be so hard...
Learn quick translations that will help you gather personal information and medical history, along with phrases you can use to calm your Spanish-speaking patients and their families with these free flashcards
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