Peggy Plews-Ogan, MD and John Voss, MD HRSA grant award to provide interprofessional quality and safety education

VossJ Congratulations to Peggy Plews-Ogan and John Voss, who are part of an HRSA grant award to provide interprofessional quality and safety education. The program will train advanced practice nurses to benefit rural underserved populations, including veterans with MCC. The total grant is $1,081,000 over three years.

Project Title: Creating a Culture of Safety: The University of Virginia Curriculum for Interprofessional Education for Patient Safety and Quality Improvement

Purpose: This project responds to the 2014 ANE purpose to integrate the care of individuals with Multiple Chronic Conditions (MCC) into interprofessional education (IPE) opportunities for advanced nursing education students. The University of Virginia Curriculum for Interprofessional Education for Patient Safety and Quality Improvement (UVA IPE PSQI) is a three year program that integrates enhanced teamwork and PSQI training into the BSN-DNP curriculum and educates acute care advanced practice registered (APRN) students in interprofessional teams with medical residents to deliver safe, high quality team-based patient and population-centered care for individuals with MCC.