Multidisciplinary Teamwork

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Inter professional working and practice

“Good multi disciplinary working is Key to providing high quality patient care.”


The main aim of this report is to discuss the significance of working within a multidisciplinary team to accomplish the finest patient – centred care. The discussion demonstrated in this report will be achieved, through knowledge gained through practice placement and training to date. The report will focus on the importance of working as a part of multidisciplinary team and how can this achieve the best possible patient care.

(Weinstein et al. 2004) have argued that the term multi, “The term ‘multi’ tends to be used where agencies, professionals and team members work in parallel, maintaining distinctive
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