Developing a Foundation for Interprofessional Education within Nursing and Medical Curricula
Effective teamwork is essential to foster patient safety and promote quality patient care. The authors describe how a nursing and a medical school collaborated to systematically integrate interprofessional education (IPE) simulations into the curricula so that every graduate from the respective schools received TeamSTEPPS® education and participated in a standardized IPE simulation experience. Watch the video and read the article to get new ideas on IPE.
Trisha Leann Horsley, PhD, RN, CHSE, CNE
Trent Reed, DO, FACEP
Nurse Educator. 41(5):234-238, September/October 2016