Date Developed: 03/30/2011. Source: University of Minnesota School of Public Health. Presenter(s): Jaime Lester, PhD. Type: Video Lecture. Level: Advanced. Length: 108 minutes.
The presenter of this webinar, and author of several books in the field, discusses ways to promote successful collaborations using a comprehensive approach that addresses the role of culture and leadership as well as interpersonal dynamics. She presents the logic for promoting intraprofessional collaborations in organizations; the advantages and disadvantages of collaboration; and, the role of organizational structure. The majority of the discussion is focused on a model that explains ways to use organizational mission, networks, values, structures, rewards, and learning to promote interprofessional collaborations.
• Discuss the rationale for the importance of collaboration.
• Describe the advantages and challenges of collaboration.
• Discuss the role of organizational structure and culture.
• Present a model for collaboration.
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