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Table 2 Barriers to IPC implementation across individuals, organizations, and care settings

From: Interprofessional collaboration and barriers among health and social workers caring for older adults: a Philippine case study

Themes Sub-categories
Personal values and beliefs Egotism vs self-depreciation
Lack of trust and respect
Neglect and closed-mindedness
Unfamiliarity of roles and services
Organizational resource constraints Health human resource constraints
Financial difficulties
Logistical challenges
Silo systems care culture Working independently
Lack of emphasis on older adults
Absence of leadership
Absence of structure, standards, and policies