• Cultural Competency

    The project uses an ethnogeriatrics approach which synthesizes knowledge from the fields of aging, health, & ethnicity.

  • Nursing

    The Nurse Education, Practice, Quality and Retention (NEPQR) program provides grant support for projects designed to strengthen the nursing workforce, increase nurse retention, promote coordinated care, improve the quality of patient care, and provide nurses with the skills needed to practice in existing and emerging organized health care systems.

  • Evaluation

    Our project is implementing a rigorous evaluation plan, in collaboration with HRSA, to provide project personnel and the Interprofessional Team with feedback to inform continuous quality improvement, provide data to measure progress and outcomes related to goals and objectives, and assessment to measure the impact of the IPCP environments and students acquisition of interprofessional competencies.

  • Nutrition

    Nutrition faculty and students collaborate in planning for adequate nutritional needs, a critical concern given the high malnutrition rate among seniors in our community.

  • Physical Therapy

    Health care professionals who diagnose and treat individuals of all ages who have medical problems or other health-related conditions that limit their abilities to move and perform functional activities in their daily lives.

  • Social Work

    Social work students will assist in identifying resources for older adults and those providing home- or community-based care

The Core Project Team

Our core team employs some of the best and brightest at UTC in the fields of nursing, technology, project management, and cooperative education as well as practicum. Each member...

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