OST 263 Healthcare Customer Relations

This course provides the soft skills necessary for effective communication and maintaining customer satisfaction in healthcare. Emphasis is placed on the importance of positive attitudes, techniques for handling difficult/angry customers, rephrasing blunt communication for better results, and the communication skills required to discuss topics such as insurance and billing issues with the patient and other medical personnel. Upon completion, students should be able to communicate information in a professional manner.

Course Information

Course ID:

OST 263

Class:

3

Lab:

0

Credit:

3

Work Ex/Clinical:

0

Prerequisite:

State, Take One: OST 148 or HMT 210

Co-requisite:

None

Course Availability:

Spring