ERIC Number: EJ638365
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Interprofessional Collaboration: A Stakeholder Approach to Evaluation of Voluntary Participation in Community Partnerships.
Ansari, Walid El; Phillips, Ceri J.
Journal of Interprofessional Care, v15 n4 p351-68 Nov 2001
Examined how five South African interprofessional partnerships involved local communities and voluntary agencies in long-term health care planning and delivery, highlighting barriers to participation, comparing the views of four stakeholder groups, noting the costs and benefits of participation, and evaluating satisfaction, ownership, representation, contributions, and commitment. While stakeholders valued their partnerships, certain costs of participation affected satisfaction and commitment. (SM)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Citizen Participation, Community Health Services, Cooperative Planning, Foreign Countries, Volunteers
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: South Africa