The resources in this LibGuide are intended to aid students in their courses and to facilitate intereprofessional collaboration. Please feel free to suggest additional resources, which can easily be added to this site by clicking on my email link on the right of this page.
The World Health Organization (WHO) in maintaining its strong leadership role in this area discusses a 'collaborative practice-ready workforce' in the following terms:
"(this) is a specific way of describing health workers who have received effective training in interprofessional education... This is a key step in movoing health systems from fragmentation to a positoin of strength...The resulting strengthened health system leads to impvoed health outcomes" (WHO, 2010)