publication . Article . 2017

A study of communication skills in health care management students and its association with demographic characteristics

Shiva Karimzadeh; Rita Rezaee; Peivand Bastani;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Apr 2017 Journal: Journal of Health Management & Informatics, volume 4, issue 2, pages 40-43 (issn: 2322-1097, eissn: 2423-5857, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
Abstract
Introduction: Communication skills are one of the most important skills for health care managers and play an important role in their personal life and future occupation. The present study aimed to evaluate the students’ communication skills as well as its relationship with the students’ demographic characteristics. Method: This descriptive-analytical study was performed on 153 university students majoring in healthcare management in 2014. A self-administered communication skills questionnaire and demographic information form were used to collect the data. Then, the data were analyzed by using SPSS software and appropriate statistical tests including T-Test and A...
Subjects
Medical Subject Headings: educationbehavioral disciplines and activities
ACM Computing Classification System: ComputingMilieux_COMPUTERSANDEDUCATIONComputingMilieux_THECOMPUTINGPROFESSION
free text keywords: Communication, Social skills, Administrative personnel, Students, Universities, Medical, lcsh:Business, lcsh:HF5001-6182
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