SBAR in Nursing Communication: Format & Examples


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In which nurse interaction can the SBAR model be used?

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1. A nurse tells a doctor a patient has diabetes. Which part of the SBAR model is this statement?

2. The nurse tells the doctor a patient felt warm when she checked him for a fever. What part of the SBAR model is this statement?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and accompanying worksheet will assess your understanding of the SBAR communication method in nursing. Practice questions focus on when the SBAR model is used and distinguishing between the different parts of the SBAR model.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this quiz to check to check your understanding of SBAR in nurse communication, including:

  • When SBAR mode of communication should be used
  • The different parts of the SBAR model
  • Items needed and not needed in the SBAR model of communication

Skills Practiced

This assessment will test the following practice skills:

  • Making connections - understanding of the concept SBAR
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about communication in health care in a different light
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about nurse-to-doctor communication

Additional Learning

Learn more in the lesson SBAR in Nursing Communication: Format & Examples. This lesson covers:

  • Why SBAR is important in nursing communication
  • The definition of vital signs
  • The four components of SBAR