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.
Get on the TeamSTEPPS™ team today by ordering these official products!
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
In 2013, the president signed into law the Investigative Assistance for Violent Crimes Act of 2012, which granted the attorney general the authority to assist in the investigation of “violent acts and shootings occurring in a place of public use...
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...