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Topic: Communicating with team members 

Health Education

 Standard 13.  Uses a variety of communication skills to convey client and workplace information to team members
  Level IV (Grade 9-12)
   Benchmark 1.Provides complete client information to team, including formal and informal observations
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Provides complete client information to health care team
     2.Provides formal client observations to health care team
     3.Provides informal client observations to health care team
   Benchmark 8.Uses appropriate health care terms to communicate with team members (e.g., abbreviations, acronyms, symbols; directional terms; anatomical planes related to body structure; terms related to body systems, surgical and diagnostic procedures, diseases, and treatments; pharmacological terms)
    Knowledge/skill statements
     1.Uses appropriate health care abbreviations to communicate with team members
     2.Uses appropriate health care acronyms to communicate with team members
     3.Uses appropriate health care symbols to communicate with team members
     4.Uses appropriate directional terms to communicate with team members
     5.Uses appropriate anatomical planes related to body structure to communicate with team members
     6.Uses appropriate terms related to body systems to communicate with team members
     7.Uses appropriate terms related to surgical procedures to communicate with team members
     8.Uses appropriate terms related to diagnostic procedures to communicate with team members
     9.Uses appropriate terms related to diseases to communicate with team members
     10.Uses appropriate terms related to treatments to communicate with team members
     11.Uses appropriate pharmacological terms to communicate with team members