Increase the number of nurses (and other health professionals) skilled in interprofessional collaborative practice.
First Quarter through Fourth Quarter Objective Two
Cultivate an education environment where future nurses are equipped in interprofessional team building, collaborative problem-solving and care-coordination.
Use the collaborative practice model and the transitional care team to engage patients, their families, and communities in promoting positive health care outcomes.
First Quarter and Ongoing Objective Two
Implement a proven and sustainable transitional care model.
Third Quarter Objective Three
Experiment with the use of innovative mobile technologies for telemonitoring.
Use outcome evaluation data to support the dissemination of best practices in inteprofessional collaborative care.
Establish a sustainable plan and infrastructure to leverage the Interprofessional collaborative practice project to other units throughout the KU hospital and beyond.