Building a Better Tomorrow Together (BBTT) - DFP

Collaborative interdisciplinary teams working to full scope of practice are better for patients, families, communities and providers. The Building a Better Tomorrow Together provincial initiative is a series of continuing education modules for health care providers that encourages the development, integration and support of interdisciplinary teams. The modules are aimed at enhancing interprofessional collaboration and patient-centered practice. 

Core modules reflect competencies for interprofessional collaborative practice:

  • Conflict resolution
  • Decision making and leadership
  • Enhancing collaboration
  • Interpersonal and communications skills
  • Roles and responsibilities
  • Team functioning.

Supplementary modules reflect priorities for quality primary health care service delivery:

  • Building community partnerships
  • Chronic disease self-management support
  • Generations and learning styles at work
  • Introduction to cultural competence in health care
  • Program planning and evaluation
  • Understanding primary health care

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Contact:
Deidre Taylor
deidre.taylor@nshealth.ca