If you are a member of SC AHEC this course is free with an enrollment key which you may obtain from the AHEC contact person within your organization.

If you are purchasing this course the cost is $75.00.


This course is an extension of Care Coordination as a Model of Care to explore in more detail the purpose of a multidisciplinary team and how multidisciplinary teams better support patient outcomes.


Macie Smith


Nurses, social workers,and any other interested healthcare worker 


After completing this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Describe the benefits and challenges of integrating multidisciplinary teams into a care coordination model.
  • Identify strategies to address barriers within multidisciplinary teams.
  • Develop strategies to build and sustain effective multidisciplinary teams.


3 hours


Social Workers: This program has been approved for 3.0 clock hours of social work continuing education by Upstate AHEC, as part of the SC AHEC system, under its accreditation by the SC Board of Social Work Examiners.

Licensed Nurses: Upstate AHEC is an accredited provider of Nursing Professional Development by the American Nurses Credentialing Centers Commission on Accreditation. Upon successful completion of this program, participants will receive 3.0 contact hours.

Others: This educational offering provides 0.3 CEUs (3.0 clock hour) by Upstate AHEC and meets SC AHEC Best Practice Standards.


Upstate AHEC's conflict of interest policy requires faculty to disclose any real or apparent commercial financial affiliations related to the content of their presentations/materials.

Speakers have signed a vested interest form declaring no conflict of interest in education activities. Please see individual activities for any conflicts of interest.

Provisions of these educational activities by Upstate AHEC does not imply endorsement by Upstate AHEC, SCNA or ANCC of any commercial products displayed in conjunction with activities.