Medical error is one of the top 10 leading cause of death in the US.
The double-burden of disease makes challenges in healthcare more complex.
Asia-Pacific as one of the most populated region still yet to have its IPE & CP network to support the development of health and education system in its countries.
The efforts in Asia Pacific countries are more sporadic and localized.
Networks and initiatives in IPE & CP is emerging around the globe.
WHO encourage countries to implement the elements of Interprofessional Education (IPE) and Collaborative Practice (CP).