The goal of this continuing education module is to enhance the abilities of nurses, health educators, dietitians, massage therapists, physical therapists, radiologic technologists, social workers and speech- language pathologists to work as interprofessional teams. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
- List three advantages of the interprofessional team approach to patient care
- Describe nine characteristics or roles that team members can exhibit that enhance the functioning of the team
- Describe the four core competencies required for successful interprofessional collaborative practice
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses, health educators, dietitians/nutritionists, physical therapists, radiologic technologists, social workers and speech language pathologists.
Health educators: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.continuingeducation.com
. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at lms.nurse.com
and search for this topic title.
Sponsored by ContinuingEducation.com, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 2.0 total Category I continuing education contact hours.
Provider ID: CA0084.