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Living with Chronic Pain & Disease

Getting the Most from your Healthcare Appointments

Health care appointments are stressful for anyone. Research shows that People forget 50% of the information shared during an appointment. In addition to not feeling well things like stress; too much information provided too quickly and unfamiliar medial language make appointments challenging. Communicating well with health care providers is one of the most important parts of getting good care.

The “getting the most from your health care appointment workshop is a 1.5 hour interactive session that focuses on what to do before, during and after an appointment using a variety of learning resources including information sharing, videos, and handouts to support individuals to be confident during appointment. This workshop prepares and empowers individuals to communicate well with their health care provider. Ultimately, patients are the most important members of their healthcare team.

If your organization is interested in hosting this FREE workshop for your clients, please contact: Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Self-Management Program at (905) 521-2100 ext 77127.

If you would like to attend one of these FREE workshop, please contact us for more information.

Health Professionals Workshops:

Choices and Changes Workshop

Brief Action Planning Workshop

Designed by C.D. HAYNES Design