Family-Centered Communication Strategies in Family Caregiving

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Many older adults have complex care needs due to frailty, functional limitations, and chronic medical conditions. Dealing with these needs can be overwhelming for the older adult and family members. Therefore, there is a need for the older adult, the family, and the health care team to work together toward the best possible outcomes for all involved. This teaching strategy emphasizes the importance of family-centered care and focuses on effective family-centered communication strategies designed to improve outcomes and promote well-being for older adults and their family caregivers.

Family-Centered Communication Strategies in Family Caregiving

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ACE.C resources were made possible with generous funding from The John A. Hartford Foundation and the AARP Foundation.