Tools and Resources

IPE Competencies

The IPE competencies are designed by the Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC). They fall into four domains: Values/Ethics for Interprofesional Practice, Roles/Responsibilities, Interprofessional Communication, and Teams and Teamwork. Learn more about IPEC at:

Evaluation Tools

Currently available evaluation tools for teamwork and communication:

  • TeamSTEPPS Teamwork Perception Questionnaire (T-TPQ)
  • TeamSTEPPS Teamwork Attitudes Questionnaire (T-TAQ)
  • Team Assessment Questionnaire (TAQ) developed by TeamSTEPPS
  • Team Performance Observation Tool (TPOT) developed by TeamSTEPPS

Performance Assessment for Communication and Teamwork ( PACT ) Toolset

(Authors: Douglas Brock, PhD; Chia-Ju Chiu, PhD-C; Erin Abu-Rish, PhD-C; and the UW Macy Assessment Team*) 

Simulation Tools

Debriefing tools

IPE National & International Sites

  • American Interprofessional Health Collaborative (AIHC)
  • Association of Interprofessional Healthcare Students (AIHS)
  • Australasian Interprofessional Practice & Education Network (AIPPEN)
  • Centre for the Advancement of Interprofessional Education (CAIPE)
  • Coordinating Center for Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Practice (CCIECP)
  • Canadian Interprofessional Health Collaborative (CIHC)
  • European Interprofessional Education Network (EIPEN)
  • Global Research Interprofessional Network (GRIN)
  • Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI)
  • Institute of Medicine (IOM)
  • Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC)
  • National Center for Interprofessional Practice and Education (NCIPE)
  • Nordic Interprofessional Network (NIPNET) Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN)
  • University of Manitoba, Canada
  • UVA Center for Academic Strategic Partnerships for Interprofessional Research and Education (ASPIRE)
  • World Health Organization (WHO)