Team training is widely recognized as an important factor in improving the quality of medical care. TeamSTEPPS™ (Team Strategies and Tools to Enhance Performance and Patient Safety) is an evidence-based approach to teaching teamwork in high risk environments. TeamSTEPPS™ provides tools and strategies to improve communication, leadership, and ultimately, patient care.
A national leader in implementation of teamwork training, UNC Medical Center has more than 90 clinical and performance improvement TeamSTEPPS™ master trainers covering 19 clinical areas.
For more information about TeamSTEPPS™, please contact Erin Burgess or Celeste Mayer, PhD.