Posted: May 15, 2019

Enhancing Interprofessional Communication: An Interprofessional Academic Simulation Experience

Description

Creating and implementing a new interprofessional simulation that involved bachelor-level nursing and doctor of physical therapy students. Providing insight into the challenges faced and overcome, and also to inspire others to take on the challenge of interprofessional simulation. A brief discussion about the instruments used to measure outcomes with the intent of helping others make informed decisions when choosing tools.

Keywords

Interprofessional, Communication, Assessment, Standardized Patient, Nursing, Simulation, Academic, Physical Therapy, Instruments

Authors

Kathy Lee Bishop, PT, DPT, CCS, Emory University, School of Medicine

Jade Cruz, MSN ED, RN, Emory University, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing

Angela Haynes-Ferere, DNP, FNP-BC, MPH, Emory University, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing

Gina Shannon, MAT, Emory University, School of Medicine

Jennifer Sharp, PT, DPT, CCS, Emory University, School of Medicine

LisaMarie Wands, PhD, RN, CHSE, CNE, Emory University, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing


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