H-Com project to increase patient safety
The H-Com project has been created to build and strengthen solid
communication skills of health professionals (with a specific focus
on medical doctors and nurses), so as to improve patient
professional relations as well as inter-disciplinary communication.
The long term goal is to create a comprehensive learning tool for
the improvement of skills and competencies of health professionals
in communication, and ultimately improve health outcomes among EU
Effective communication has been found to be crucial for the
overall functioning of the European healthcare system, having a
positive impact on readmission rates, adherence to treatment and
even cost related impacts.
More information on the project available on the dedicated
Last updated: Monday, April 24, 2017