Breaking bad news: Supporting parents when they are told of their child's diagnosis

RCN guidance for nurses, midwives and health visitors

Published: 23/10/2013
Publication code: 004471
ISBN: 9781908782601
This publication is being reviewed in 2017. Guidance replacing 'supporting parents when they are told of their child's health disorder or disability (1999)' and identifies effective strategies to use when communicating with, or supporting parents and carers, receiving bad news. Signposts practitioners to quality resources that will support them in their practice.
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