Observable Behaviour Field Note
Assessing Competence in family medicine

Search results for: Communication Skills with Colleagues (includes key features for Charting skills)
Theme: Non-Verbal Skills - Expressive
Appropriate eye contact, respectful of others’ personal space, appropriate demeanour (e.g., pleasant, smiles appropriately, appropriately serious, attentive, patient and empathetic), and conscious of the impact of body language on the colleague

Select up to  behaviours to include in one field note.

✓  Is focused on the conversation

✓  Eye contact is appropriate for the culture and comfort of the colleague

✓  Adjusts demeanour to be appropriate to the colleague’s context

✓  Physical contact is appropriate for the colleague’s comfort

Other behaviour not listed

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Non-Verbal Skills - Expressive - Appropriate eye contact, respectful of others’ personal space, appropriate demeanour (e.g., pleasant, smiles appropriately, appropriately serious, attentive, patient and empathetic), and conscious of the impact of body language on the colleague

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Feedback given (what was done well / suggestions for improvement):
 

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