Small Group Consultations
In its first wave of consultations, the Enhancing Interdisciplinary Collaboration in Primary Health Care (EICP) Initiative held small group consultations with in13 cities across Canada in the autumn of 2004. These one-day sessions explored issues related to:
In addition, participants had an opportunity to take part in a group exercise designed to define interdisciplinary collaboration based on their clinical experiences.
The Initiative also engaged the public in three separate small group consultations to gather preliminary input from the patients and client of primary health care.
Wendy MacDonald has worked as a Speech-Language Pathologist (S-LP) for 19 years; 14 of them at Stanton Territorial Hospital in Yellowknife. During that time, she has seen a lot of changes in the way services have been provided, but nothing that has been quite as effective and worthwhile as her time spent working with the Child Development Team.