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Grantee Voices

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Supporting Your Collaborations..

Minneapolis, MN

Dr. Barbara Brandt, Director of the new National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education provides some answers to the questions she has received on how best to implement interprofessional education and collaborative practice.

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Grantee Voices

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“Healing the Hierarchy” with Team-based Care

In her recent New York Times article, Theresa Brown, RN, brings to light some of the challenges, errors and wasted time that come from the old-school hierarchy of health care that many hospitals still operate on. One way to fix it, she said, is teamwork.

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Foundation Updates

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George Thibault on Teaching 21st Century Healthcare

Washington, DC

“Faculty can’t teach what they don’t know,’’ said Dr. George E. Thibault, president of the Josiah Macy Jr. Foundation at the American Board of Family Medicine’s Primary Care Policy Forum on February 26.

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On The Issues

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Match Day & the New Team Huddle

The days of “the god-like position doctors held for more than a century” are gone, and residency training today is all about the “team huddle,” says a story on NPR’s Marketplace.

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