Inter Professional Practice Is Essential For Providing Optimum Health Outcomes For Patients With Chronic Diseases
The use of inter-professional practices in health care greatly benefits patients, patient caregivers and caring team members. The World Health Organisation stated in an article on the importance of inter-professional practice.
Inter-professional education and collaborative practice can positively contribute to some of the world’s most urgent health challenge and provide a unique opportunity for all levels in the health and education systems to reflect on how…to strengthen health system performance and improve health outcomes (Hopkins, 2010, p. 14).
As a result of this practice, inter-professional teams are more coordinated meaning patients are more often referred to an appropriate specialist, this improves the safety of patients and the likelihood that there condition…