{{ (moduleVm.actions && moduleVm.changeStatus) ? moduleVm.status : '' }} Leveraging Interprofessional Team-Based Care Toward Case Management Excellence: Part I, History, Fundamentals, Evidence and Part 2 Team Development


You must read both articles before accessing the test. This is a 2-part series that provides information on the creation and implementation of IPTBCs. IPTBCs provide a path to client-driven, quality, and cost-effective care across disease states and practice settings. The authors recap the history and fundamental concepts of various interprofessional models. Evidence and outcomes to promote the value proposition for IPTBC implementation are also provided. Part 2 looks to focus on the identification of seminal group development and interprofessional team processes and present an original model, the Interprofessional Team Activation Cycle (ITAC), plus defined tactics for professional case managers to use to promote successful implementation of interprofessional team-based care (IPTBC) in their organizations

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the evolution of the team concept of health care from a multidisciplinary to an interprofessional model.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Explain the value of a team approach to health care.
  2. Describe the elements that lead to the evolution of the team concept.
  3. Explain the advantages to the patient of health care delivered by an interprofessional team-based care (IPTBC) model.
Price: $17.95


  • NASW 1.5 CH

This program is Approved by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval #886708055-7845) for 1.5 Social Work continuing education 1.5 contact hours.

Professions: Social Worker
Test Code: PCM0519BSW
Published: May/Jun 2019
Expires: 8/31/2021
Required Passing Score: 15/18 (83%)
Authors: Ellen Fink-Samnick, MSW, ACSW, LCSW, CCM, CRP