Reading from Scripts


© Mary Ratcliffe 2009

Question:  Is it ok to read scripts to patients? Until I have more experience with the induction or introducing various techniques, are there any reasons why I shouldn’t just read them out to patients, rather than trying to remember what to say?

It’s very easy for it to sound ‘read’ which could cause us to look less than professional, less experienced. It’s easy to say things like,


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