Persistent isolationist or collaborator? The nurse's role in interprofessional collaborative practice.

@article{Orchard2010PersistentIO,
  title={Persistent isolationist or collaborator? The nurse's role in interprofessional collaborative practice.},
  author={Carole A Orchard},
  journal={Journal of nursing management},
  year={2010},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={248-57}
}
AIM The present study explores current understanding about interprofessional collaborative client-centred practice and nursing's role in this form of care delivery. BACKGROUND A profession-only focus on nursing practice has been challenged at professional, national governmental and World Health Organization levels stressing for more interprofessional patient-centred collaborative teamwork. EVALUATION Moving to patient-centred collaborative practice is fraught with barriers. Enablers can… CONTINUE READING