On August 9, 2019, Barbara F. Brandt presented "Primary Care Innovation: The Future is Interprofessional" to the HRSA Primary Care Workforce Stakeholder Meeting in Rockville, MD.
Please join us for a presentation of our case study at the ACEHP Annual Meeting, January 9, 2020 in San Francisco.
Our approach posits that CE managers are uniquely suited to understand the broad healthcare landscape in terms of practitioner needs, and can aid the institution in defining its direction and in communicating with the interprofessional practitioner community. Our case study follows the development, delivery and long-term evaluation of the effects of a brief CE program on hematologic malignancies presented to community oncology practitioners.
The Jewell and Carl F. Emswiller Interprofessional Symposium is an annual event that provides a forum for health professional students, educators, practitioners, researchers, and policy-makers who have the power to improve health and wellness for individual patients, communities, and populations through innovation in interprofessional practice and education. It is a one-day conference held each year in early spring. Faculty, practitioners, and students from all healthcare fields are invited.
University of St. Augustine: "The Role of Interprofessional Practice and Education in Redesigning Health Care"
On September 5, 2019, Dr. Barbara F. Brandt presented a keynote to the University of St. Augustine Faculty Retreat on "The Role of Interprofessional Practice and Education in Redesigning Health Care."
Dr. Brandt was invited to present by Jordan Utley, PhD, LAT, ATC, IPE Task Force Chair at USA, and Divina Grossman, PhD, RN, ARNP, FAAN, President and Chief Academic Officer.
For some time I have been concerned about the Future of Health Care and the Nursing Profession in particular.
Live link resources for the clinical education and learning environment.
Various resources to support the clinical education and workplace learning environment (Beyond VHA)
Critical resources for interprofessional clinical learning environments from the VA OAA Centers of Excellence in Primary Care Education
Live link resources for the clinical education and learning environment developed in Veterans Health Administration.
Scholarly Works for the Clinical Education Workplace- Centers of Excellence in Primary Care Education
A compilation of recent scholarly works for interprofessional trainee education and faculty development.
Live links to articles, coursework, case studies, webinars, curriculum and other items for interest to the interprofessional education and clinical practice community.
Interprofessional transformation of clinical education: The first six years of the Veterans Affairs Centers of Excellence in Primary Care Education
Full Text/Open Access Article: This paper describes the Centers of Excellence in Primary Care Education (CoEPCE), a seven-site collaborative project funded by the Office of Academic Affiliations (OAA) within the Veterans Health Administration of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). The CoEPCE was established to fulfill OAA's vision of large-scale transformation of the clinical learning environment within VA primary care settings.
A rigorous 2-semester curriculum for the Certificate in Integrated Primary Care and Behavioral Health was designed and implemented as a 1-year training and evaluation tool with 22 BH-PC students. The curriculum was deigned through collaboration and integration from social work, counseling psychology and psychiatric nursing as a way to build upon the disciplines similarities and guide the students into a collaborative interdisciplinary perspective with their BH VOAs.