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Communication

The sharing or exchanging information or news.

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Body language

Communication using the movements and attitudes of the body

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Sender

The person introducing a new thought or concept or initiating the communication process

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Message

The thought, concept or idea that is being transmitted

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Receiver

The person for whom the message is intended

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4 types of communication

Verbal
Nonverbal
Written
Visual

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Interpersonal communication

A form of communication where the participants are dependent on one another and have a shared history

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Therapeutic communication

The face to face communication process that focuses on advancing the physical and emotional well being of a patient

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Transfer of care

The physical and verbal handling off of care from one health care provider to another

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Repeater

A fixed antenna that is used to boost a radio signal

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Base station radio

A high powered two way radio located at a dispatch center or hospital

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Portable radio

A handheld device used to transmit and receive verbal communications