Date Developed: 06/09/2016. Source: University of California, San Francisco, Interprofessional Education Program. Presenter(s): n.a.. Type: Online Course. Level: Intermediate Introductory. Length: Series; varying lengths..
Interprofessional collaborative practice is key to safe, high quality, accessible, patient-centered care. This course aims to introduce health professions learners to the fundamental principles and skills for effective interprofessional collaborative practice. This course is comprised of five modules consisting of 6-10 segments each. The five modules are available to be used consecutively or as stand-alone content.
Module 1: What’s it all about? Introducing core interprofessional education concepts. (7 videos)
Module 2: Who is on my team? Understanding the roles and abilities of different health professions. (6 videos)
Module 3: How will our work get done? Understanding task distribution, accountability, and communication. (8 videos)
Module 4: How do we tackle challenges? Conflict management and negotiation. (9 videos)
Module 5: How can we work together? Leadership and membership in teams. (10 videos)
• Explore the benefits of interprofessional collaboration for patients and providers.
• Discuss some of the forces that are moving healthcare towards greater interprofessional collaboration.
• Describe the roles and scope of practice for different healthcare professionals Introduce key skills to enhance communication, collaboration and conflict management.
• Explore team leadership and membership.