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2023 Author: Benjamin Dyson | [email protected]. Last modified: 2023-05-21 01:37
The multiprofessional he alth team is formed by a group of he alth professionals who work together with the objective of promoting a faster and more effective recovery of the patient.
The multidisciplinary team can be made up of different he alth professionals, such as doctors, nurses, nutritionists, psychologists and physiotherapists, for example, and the team's formation can vary according to the objective to be achieved.
It is essential that the multiprofessional team work together and always communicate, because this way it is possible to promote the patient's quality of life.
Importance of the multidisciplinary team
The multi-professional team is essential for patient follow-up and to ensure full recovery, as actions are taken according to the needs of each patient.
Through a multidisciplinary team, it is possible to have several people looking at the same clinical condition, which gives rise to more discussions and, consequently, a better assessment of the patient, which can result in a better therapeutic approach and shorter hospital stay, for example.
Who is part of the team
The multidisciplinary team is composed of a group of professionals from different areas, who work in a coordinated manner and with effective communication, with the objective of promoting the patient's quality of life. Thus, the multidisciplinary team can be constituted by:
- Doctors, from different speci alties depending on the patient's clinical condition;
- Physiotherapists, of different speci alties;
- Speech therapists;
- Occupational therapist;
The composition of the multidisciplinary team may vary according to the treatment objective, and may include more or less professionals from certain he alth areas