Caregiver Tips Video: Communicating with Healthcare Professionals


As a caregiver, it is important to maintain communication with your loved one's health care providers. Some caregivers report feeling nervous for appointments because of the large amount of information that will be exchanged. Because so much information is exchanged, it can be common to forget to ask certain questions. In the video below, the American Cancer Society provides tips on how to best communicate with your loved one's healthcare team. While tailored to caregivers of cancer patients, the video provides tips relevant to all caregivers.


Source: American Cancer Society, "Caregiver Series: Communication" learn more at www.cancer.org/caregivers