Die Kommunikation zwischen Pflegefachpersonen und fremdsprachigen Patienten/-innen in der Pädiatrie

The present project is carrying out a qualitative needs assessment to determine both the communication challenges confronting nursing staff when caring for foreign‑language paediatric patients, and how they cope with with such cases.


  • Lead department Bern University of the Arts
  • Institute Institute of Design Research
  • Research unit Social Communication
  • BFH centre BFH Centre for Arts in Context
  • Funding organisation Others
  • Duration 01.01.2018 - 31.03.2019
  • Project management Arne Scheuermann
  • Head of project Beatrice Kaufmann


In order to develop an app to help them, we aim to determine the precise specifications for such a communication aid so that it meets the needs of the nursing staff and the other persons involved.