NHS Lanarkshire are hosting an Interprofessional Education (IPE) Network meeting at Kirklands Hospital on the Tuesday 31st May 2016. At the meeting Tony Wales, one of our Lecturers in the Adult Nursing team at Hamilton will be sharing our School’s experiences of IPE at the Medical Education Training Centre at Kirkland’s, which our 3rd Year student nurses participate in, alongside final year medical and pharmacy students. The aim of this initiative is to to promote inter professional communication and team working in order to improve safe patient care.
At the meeting, Dr Stuart Cable from NHS Education for Scotland (NES) wil also be looking at the role of IPE in Health Care. If you would like more details about the event please contact Catherine Paton – Clinical Skills Consultant, Medical Education at: Catherine.Paton@lanarkshire.scot.nhs.uk