Knowledge of the professional role of others: a key interprofessional competency.

@article{Macdonald2010KnowledgeOT,
  title={Knowledge of the professional role of others: a key interprofessional competency.},
  author={Mary B Macdonald and Jill M G Bally and Linda M Ferguson and B Lee Murray and Susan E Fowler-Kerry and June M S Anonson},
  journal={Nurse education in practice},
  year={2010},
  volume={10 4},
  pages={238-42}
}
In this paper, the authors present the results of a study which delineated six key competencies of interprofessional collaborative practice for patient-centred care: communication; strength in one's professional role; knowledge of professional role of others; leadership; team function; and negotiation for conflict resolution. While all of these competencies are important and require special attention, this paper examines and discusses the competency knowledge of professional role of others and… CONTINUE READING