The CIHC Interprofessional Collaboration Competency Framework provides consistent content to guide both learners and practitioners. Although the framework can assist those wanting to know how to demonstrate when IPC is being practiced, it lacks a valid and reliable measure. An international working group from Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, New Zealand, and Australia [...]
On Wednesday April 20th at 1PM ET health care practitioners and people interested in healthcare from across Canada and beyond will gather on twitter to participate in the weekly #HCSMCA (Health Care Social Media Canada) conversation. #HCSMCA has been gathering followers and participants – more than 1000 and counting – since it launched in September [...]
The tide continues to rise around the HCSMCA as more and more people join the network and participate in the weekly tweetchat.
Everyone paying attention to this space will know that I have interviewed Colleen Young – the hugely respected woman who created the hashtag #HCSMCA and started a movement – a few times for this blog.
Check out this great audio conversation between #HCSMCA’s Colleen Young and CIHC’s Sean Cranbury. Recorded on March 14th 2011 at the MaRS Building in downtown Toronto.
John Gilbert has been the Project Lead for the CIHC since its beginning in 2006. He is renowned for his knowledge of interprofessional education and collaborative practice and is sought out for advice and speaking engagements around the world. To read more about John’s contribution to healthcare and the IPE community, check out his page [...]
Juliet Ho has worked for the College of Health Disciplines at UBC since December 2006 as Finance and Administrative Assistant to CIHC.
Click the title above to see the Social Media Readiness for Healthcare Organizations slideshow. Originally presented at IPE Ontario 2011 Conference by Sean Cranbury.
Dr. Esther Suter (PhD, MSW) is a research and evaluation consultant with the Health Systems & Workforce Research Unit of the Calgary Health Region. Dr. Suter has been a member of the CIHC Steering Committee since its inception in 2006.
We are very happy to introduce the first in a series of interviews with leaders in interprofessional health care! Please take the time to let us know how you feel about this interview and if you have any suggestions for future questions we’d love to hear from you. But now… over to Dr Carol Orchard! [...]
Canadian Thanksgiving weekend has come and gone and we’re ready to return with another exciting #IPChat on October 24th. We’ve already had some great suggestions for topics to discuss at the next and future #IPChats but we wanted to give people more opportunity to contribute their ideas. This will hopefully give us a chance to [...]