Guest Speaker: Military Culture and Empathetic Communication

Gillmor Center - Room 225 View Directions to the Venue Directions WeatherView Venue Weather Location DetailsView Venue Profile

3000 Mission College Blvd.
Santa Clara, CA 95054

Health Occupations will host a Special Speaker, Mr. Travis Runnels from VA Palo Alto Health Care System, with his Sevice dog, Bravo on September 5, 2018 at 1:00 pm-2:00 pm in GC-225.

Our speaker is a Veteran and Family Centered Care Coordinator from the VA Palo Alto Health Care System. He will share a empathetic communication model called C.A.R.E. (Connect, Actively Listen, Repond and Refocus, Engage in a Plan together). In addition, he will share the unique Military culture that the Veterans are coming from for our students to understand as we interact and care for them in the VA Palo Alto hospital.

There will be 20 VN students and 30 RN students present for the lesson.

Wednesday, 05 September, 2018


Ann Cowels

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