After participating in the Week 8 Group Discussion Forum Assignment where you addressed a public health problem, complete this assignment reflecting on your experience. Reflect on the 4 main competencies found in the IPEC document you reviewed in Module/Week 1 titled, “Core Competencies for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice: 2016 update” to guide your reflections.
For full credit, ensure you are using complete sentences and appropriate grammar, apply and cite public health competencies to support your answers, and make sure each reply is a minimum of 250 words (1250 words total for the entire assignment).
- Briefly describe the nature of your interprofessional experience project and how you worked with people in your group. Identify the types of people you worked with by providing their background and/or job titles.
- What were the goals of your overall interprofessional experience project and how did your work, as a professional, contribute to reaching the goals or objectives? How were the 4 main competencies listed in the document, “Core Competencies for Interprofessional Collaborative Practice: 2016 update” implemented?
- How did the development of relationships between the students in your group, from various backgrounds, facilitate the development of a public health plan? What shared values helped you to accomplish the plan of action?
- Compare/contrast how you as an individual professional might have approached the public health problem as opposed to approaching it in an interprofessional manner? How does/will the interprofessional nature of the approach affect the implementation of public health plan?