The Joint Commission reported that [poor] communication was the root cause of 66% of Sentinel Events between 1995-2005. Examine the communication and collaboration in your workplace. Include these aspects:
- The components necessary for effective interpersonal communication.
- Discuss the importance of interprofessional collaboration.
- Apply components of interpersonal communication to interprofessional collaboration.
- Discuss strategies to promote interprofessional collaboration.
- Describe effective strategies to build interprofessional teams.
- Cultural competence
Length: Between 1500 and 2000 words
Structure: Include a title page and reference page in APA format. These do not count towards the minimum word count for this assignment. Your essay must include an introduction and a conclusion.
References: Use appropriate APA 7th edition format, in-text citations and references for all resources utilized to answer the questions. The weekly essay should be supported by a minimum of 3 scholarly resources that will add credibility and strength to your chosen topic.
Textbook: Weiss, S. A., & Tappen, R. M. (2015). Essentials of nursing leadership and management. F.A. Davis Company.
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