Foundations of General Practice : A workbook for nurses
Collaboration & Teamwork in General Practice
It is broadly recognised that staff satisfaction, productivity and patient outcomes are enhanced when teams work collaboratively and utilise the skills of different team members. Yet despite the rhetoric, there is little evidence to show how general practitioners (GPs) and nurses work together. Exploring collaboration and teamwork between GPs and nurses may provide insight into issues around service delivery and staff retention in this somewhat unique healthcare setting.
Presented by Susan McInnes