Transforming Interprofessional Partnerships: A New Framework for Nursing and Partnership-Based Healthcare provides nurses and other health care professionals tools to reexamine the current state of interdisciplinary partnerships and build a more effective, caring, and sustainable health care system, Riane Eisler, systems scientist and human rights attorney, and Teddie Potter, nurse advocate for collaborative care models and inclusivity and diversity in health care, present a structure to shift health care relationships from hierarchies of domination and isolated professions to high-functioning, collaborative teams ready to be full partners with patients, families, communities, and one another. This comprehensive text will benefit nurses by defining and illustrating full partnership in practice, education and research to improve communication and interprofessional collaboration. This book was selected as a winner of the prestigious American Journal of Nursing Book Awards in 2014, in the Professional Development and Issues category.
- Co-written by internationally known author, cultural historian, and evolutionary theorist, Riane Eisler, and University of Minnesota Nursing professor Teddie M. Potter
- User-friendly curriculum and guide for professional development for practicing nurses and other health care professionals
The only interprofessional partnership text written form the nursing perspective, providing a model for partnership with patients and other professionals
- The only text the provides a grounded theory of partnership-also covering partnership with the environment, partnership policy, and partnership at a global level