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Session Description: Successful communication is key to interprofessional collaborative practice. This session will use an interactive workshop format to teach interprofessional communication skills and techniques for successful communication such as SBAR, call-out, check-back, and CUSN among others. Participants will leave with resources to enable them to be more competent at communicating with the interprofessional team in long-term care.
Consider how individual attributes can influence communication among members of an Interprofessional team
Analyze a clinical scenario that illustrates strategies affecting communication
Develop a strategy for applying effective communication to deliver patient-centered care
Speaker(s): Moderator - Heidi White, MD, MEd, CMD Gwendolen Buhr, MD, MEd, CMD Lisa Shock, PA-C Cornelia Poer, MSW, LCSW
Reference(s): Interprofessional Education Collaborative Expert Panel. (2011). Core competencies for interprofessional collaborative practice: Report of an expert panel. Washington, D.C.: Interprofessional Education Collaborative.
MD, MEd, CMD,
Associate Professor of Geriatrics,
MD, MHS, MEd, CMD,