Module 2

Learning Unit 7 Communities of Practice

Module 2: Learning Unit 7 Communities of Practice

Learning Activities

Learning Activity 1
Are there projects that could be formed within a community of practice? Have a look at the questions on pages 42 and 43 of the book

Learning activity 2
To support doctors to engage in a community of practice the Institiute for improvement (IHI) produced an engagement framework which has 6 key phases. This is explored further in chapter 12 of the book on page 103 This chapter written by dr paddy dobbs and dr alix fonfe


Learning Outcomes : By the end of this learning unit you will be able to

• Define and explain community of practice
• Explore how a community of practice can support and sustain medical engagement