Framework for Action on Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practice
Health Professions Networks - Nursing & Midwifery - Human Resources for Health
World Health Organization, 2010
Available online: http://www.who.int/hrh/resources/framework_action/en/index.html
"…At a time when the world is facing a shortage of health workers, policymakers are looking for innovative strategies that can help them develop policy and programmes to bolster the global health workforce.
The Framework highlights the current status of interprofessional collaboration around the world, identifies the mechanisms that shape successful collaborative teamwork and outlines a series of action items that policymakers can apply within their local health system.
The goal of the Framework is to provide strategies and ideas that will help health policymakers implement the elements of interprofessional education and collaborative practice that will be most beneficial in their own jurisdiction….”
The case for interprofessional education and collaborative practice for global health
Moving forward with integrated health and education policies
A call to action
Learning together to work together for better health
The need for interprofessional collaboration
Interprofessional education and collaborative practice for improved health outcomes
The role of health and education systems
A culture shift in health-care delivery
Interprofessional education: achieving a collaborative practice-ready health workforce
Collaborative practice: achieving optimal health-services
Health and education systems: achieving improved health outcomes
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