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Partnering to Reclaim the Core of Care

New York, NY

In April 2014, the Macy Foundation convened an extraordinary group of thought leaders to recommend strategies for “Partnering with Patients, Families, and Communities to Link Interprofessional Practice and Education.”

So, how’s it going? What progress has been made? Conference co-chair Meg Gaines, JD, LLM, explores.

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Grantee Voices

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Preparing Health Care Professionals for Population-based Care

Nashville, Tennessee

Tyler Reimschisel, MD, MHPE, of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, on preparing health professions students to deliver comprehensive, team-based care to patient panels in which all patients in the panel have similar medical conditions.

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Grantee Voices

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Building the Next Generation Care Team

San Antonio, TX

Temple Ratcliffe, MD, FACP, of University of Texas Long School of Medicine at San Antonio, discusses the ingredients for fostering collaborative care and education.

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RNs and the Future of Primary Care: One Student’s Reflections

Philadelphia, PA

Andrew Harmon, nursing student at Thomas Jefferson University, on preparing registered nurses for enhanced roles in primary care

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