Registered Nurses as Virtual Population Health Managers: Increasing Primary Care Capacity and Value

As a Macy Faculty Scholar, Dr. Djukic is applying her expertise in quality improvement, teamwork, and educational technologies to prepare pre-licensure nursing students for enhanced roles in primary care.

A Holistic Approach to Patient Care: Social Work

Charlotte Sanders, MSW, teaching associate and Northwest Leaders in Behavioral Health Program field lead for the University of Washington School of Social Work, has been working in social services for more than 22...

Improving the Maternity Care Workforce through Interprofessional Education

“Increasing the maternity care workforce to reduce shortages and planning for the future by working together while providing the best care to women and their families is a goal everyone can get on board with.”

Lessons Learned: Building a Competency-Based Medical Education Pilot

“The road to this point has been both fun and at times challenging. For the learners in the program and the many faculty who have participated, they would argue the journey is well worth it.”

A Message to First-Year Medical Students

Last month Macy President Dr. George E. Thibault spoke at Maine Medical Center to welcome its new class of students, outlining six areas of needed reform in how we train the next generation of providers.

Web Conference Recording: Achieving Competency-Based Time Variable Health Professions Education

On October 5, the Macy Foundation hosted a web conference to discuss new recommendations on achieving competency-based, time variable health professions education.

Partnering to Reclaim the Core of Care

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.”...