Healthcare Teamwork & Patient Safety (TeamSTEPPS)
TeamSTEPPS™ is an evidence-based teamwork system aimed at optimizing patient outcomes by improving communication and other teamwork skills among health care professionals. It includes a comprehensive set of ready-to-use materials and training curricula necessary to integrate teamwork principles successfully into your health care system.
TeamSTEPPS™, developed by the Department of Defense (DoD) in collaboration with the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), is presented in a multimedia format, with tools to help your health care organization plan, conduct, and evaluate its own team training program. It includes:
- A Multimedia Resource Kit with contents of the Instructor Guide in electronic form plus high-quality video vignettes of teamwork situations. This comes as a CD-ROM with the printable files (Word®, PDF, and PowerPoint®) that comprise the Instructor Guide and the Pocket Guide, plus a DVD that contains nine video vignettes about how failures in teamwork and communication can place patients in jeopardy, and how successful teams can work to improve patient outcomes.
- A spiral-bound Pocket Guide that summarizes TeamSTEPPS™ principles in a portable, easy-to-use format.
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Best Selling Healthcare Teamwork & Patient Safety (TeamSTEPPS) Publications
By: Justice Dept., Federal Bureau of Investigation, Office of Public Affairs
GPO Stock # 027-001-00101-3 ISBN: 9780160933486
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TeamSTEPPS 2.0 Pocket Guide: Team Strategies & Tools to Enhance Performance and Patient Safety (Package of 10)
By: Health and Human Services Dept., Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
GPO Stock # 017-033-00510-9 ISBN: 9780160927607
TeamSTEPPS has five key principles. It is based on team structure and four teachable-learnable skills: Communication, Leadership, Situation Monitoring, and Mutual Support. These four skills are comprised of the team structure of the patient care...