# Communication for Marginalized Populations…

Review Appendix E.
Â· Open the Marginalized Population Simulation at
http://corptrain.phoenix.edu/axia/hca230/images/scenario_01.html and complete the
activities as instructed on the Web site. Be sure to capture a screen shot of your
Conclusion screen before exiting the simulation, and paste it to a MicrosoftÂ® Word
document.
Â· Write a 350- to 700-word response to the following questions below the screen shot:
o As the medical assistant, you worked with three different marginalized populations.
Briefly describe each population and provide one communication tip for each.
o What would you say is the overall lesson from the simulation activity?
o How do you improve communication between caregivers and patients with low health
literacy? Patients with disabilities? Children?
Â· Post as a MicrosoftÂ® Word attachment.
Content and Development
55 Points Points Earned
All key elements of the assignment are covered in a substantive way.
Â· Describes each population
Â· Explains a communication tip for each
Â· Describes over all lesson from activity
Â· Provides ho to improve communication for each
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Â· The paper is 350to 700 words in length.
The content is comprehensive, accurate, and persuasive.
The paper develops a central theme or idea directed toward the appropriate audience.
The paper links theory to relevant examples and uses the vocabulary of the theory correctly.
Major points are stated clearly; are supported by specific details, examples, or analysis; and are organized logically.
The introduction provides sufficient background on the topic and previews major points.
The conclusion is logical, flows from the body of the paper, and reviews the major points.
10 Points Points Earned
Paragraph transitions are present, logical, and maintain the flow throughout the paper.
The tone is appropriate to the content and assignment.
Sentences are complete, clear, and concise.
Sentences are well constructed, with consistently strong, varied sentences.
Sentence transitions are present and maintain the flow of thought.
Mechanics
15 Points Points Earned